With an increase in labor shortages, maximizing employee resources is top of mind for most manufacturing facilities. Part of this is ensuring the safety of our workers. In 2021, there were more than 380,000 reported cases of workplace injury in manufacturing.
When our customer approached us to design a machine that would prevent repetitive stress injuries in operators, we saw an opportunity to make an impact in the workplace safety space. The carton erector machine that we designed increased output, reduced cycle times to 16 seconds per carton and most importantly relieved that repetitive stress on their workers.
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