Safety Exoskeleton for Manual Lifting and Handling of Heavy Objects (MATCHED with I&T Solution S-0059)

Title of I&T Wish Safety Exoskeleton for Manual Lifting and Handling of Heavy Objects (MATCHED with I&T Solution S-0059)
(REF : W-0080)
Project Summary and Challenges

Manual lifting and handling of heavy objects forms part of the daily routine of warehouse workers. Such repetitive routine often raises safety issues and health concerns to workers, especially the risk of back injury. This project explores the use of light-weight exoskeleton to ensure proper lifting postures and techniques to alleviate the strain on the backbone, thereby improving the workplace safety and health of workers.

Expected Outcome To deploy light-weight exoskeleton to protect working safety of workers.
Expected Project Duration 12 months
Contact Information

Contact Person: Mr Ng Siu Wai, Gary

Position: Engineer

Tel: 37576183

Email: garyng@emsd.gov.hk

Project Deliverables

Deployment of light-weight exoskeleton for workers in the warehouse

Matched I&T Solution S-0059 Wearable Power Assist Suit (MATCHED with I&T Wish W-0080)