Lift'n Buddy (www.liftnbuddy.com)
Lift’n Buddy is committed to reducing injuries from repetitive lifting, lowering, and moving. Aaron Lamb created this important and cost-effective electric hand truck to drive improved safety and lower the high cost to North American businesses. The cost of back injuries alone costs millions of dollars each year. According to Lamb, “Lift'n Buddy automates those tasks, significantly reducing the potential for injuries and costly downtime.”
Ergologistics manufactures innovative products for the health and welfare of material handling workers. Lift'n Buddy is designed and distributed by Ergologistics, LLC; manufactured in Fargo, North Dakota, the company is a proud member of MHIA (Material Handling Industry of America) as well as the National Safety Council.
Lift'n Buddy is ergonomically safe and environmentally friendly since the electric hand trucks require no oil, gas, hydraulic fluid, or maintenance of any kind. Completely electric and geared for life, even the battery is 100 % recyclable. December 2011 the WTG Supply Chain Distinction Awards North America recognized excellence across the most important disciplines in Supply Chain management and included Lift’n Buddy as one of the finalists.
Liftn Buddy will be showcased on Tuesday, February 7, at MODEX booth 1829. Ergologistics will host a brief press conference discussing the new product features of Lift’n Buddy 2012 and enhanced production capacity to handle the fast-growing demand as the leading electric lift hand truck in North America.
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