Tacoma Dome Changeover Tasks

Manually Lifting Heavy (250#+) Floor Sections Triggered Back Injuries

The Tacoma Dome
Lifting heavy sub-floor sections (>250#) by hand, on ice
Improper lifting techniques and poor methodology results in back injures
Lifting and stacking basketball floor sections (>250#)
High Incidence of Injuries to Entire Crew

PROBLEM


SOLUTION

A New Method of Moving Heavy Floor Components

For a detailed Solution description, &
“Big Dollar Savings" see our article "An Ergonomics Boost at the Tacoma Dome” in our articles section

$600,000 Savings
356 Workdays Saved
52 Injuries Reduced (3 yr. reporting period)

Custom ergonomic solution by Ergo Inc.
See the savings in our "Articles" section