Performing a job at a 40-degree angle with Laevo Exoskeleton
- The job can be done three times as long with the same comfort level.
- The back muscle activity reduces with 40%.
- When there are less muscle activity and less pressure on the vertebra, back problems will decrease. Hereby, the productivity increases and the long-term employability of the employees improves. The Laevo Exoskeleton aims to keep everybody who does heavy physical labor, like order picking or bedside care, healthy and employable!
Back problems are one of the biggest physical cause of absenteeism and working in a bend forward posture is unavoidable in a lot of professions, for example in Hospitals and warehouses environments.
This Regular exposure to demanding postures increased the risk of back pain, which severely reduces the pleasure people have in their work.
Unfortunately, lower back pain is very common and repeated lifting off as little as 5 kg increases risk. In the UK back problems cause 7.3 million absence a day, with back problems lasting more than 3 months.
Laevo Exoskeleton 6 Main Points
- The Laevo Exoskeleton is easy to put on, just like a jacket.
- The chest pads are designed in such a way that the pressure is comfortable even after a full days worth of work.
- The flexible structure moves with the body. Allowing sideways lifting and short walks and providing a spring force while bending.
- The hip pad supports the pelvis and results in a natural posture of the lower back.
- Comfortable leg pads fit the upper legs.
- The Laevo parts are available in different sizes, allowing for a custom fit, personalized specifically to the body and job requirements of the user.