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on November 20, 2020

Can exoskeletons improve poultry processing worker safety?

Work-related musculoskeletal disorders account for all-third of all worker injury and illness cases.

Exoskeleton technology could help minimize workplace injuries and worker fatigue at poultry processing plants.

“In the meat processing industry, it’s very labor-intensive,” said Michael Pratt, Vice President Sales and Business Development, Ekso Bionics. Exoskeletons could be a “solution for the wear and tear and potential soft tissue injuries” experienced…

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