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Ergonomics and Work-Related MSD

Work-related injuries are a huge concern for any company. Injuries can lead to lost work time, slowed productivity, and increased cost of business. However, these injuries and their impacts on productivity can often be prevented. According to OSHA1, work-related Musculoskeletal Disorders (MSDs) “are among the most frequently reported causes of lost or restricted work time.” In 2012, the Bureau of Labor Statistics2 (BLS) reported that MSDs “accounted for 34 percent of all [workplace] injury and illness cases,” stating that “Laborer and freight, stock and material movers had the highest number of MSD cases and an incidence rate of 164 per 10,000 full-time workers.” The BLS also stated that in 2012, “the median days away from work” was 12 days3. MSDs…more

BHS Service Certified Technicians

In support of our 13 month warranty and further service to BHS equipment, we invite our dealers across the country to attend Service School which is conveniently held 9 times per year. In this clinic, our dealer’s technicians participate in classroom and hands-on training on all Operator Aboard Battery Extractor models, Battery Carriages, Battery Wash Equipment, and Gantry Crane Systems. The class lasts 3-days providing BHS Certification to all dealers who attend. BHS recommends taking advantage of the BHS Service Certified Network and can assist with finding the nearest certified dealer when you call our Tech Support line at 1.877.247.4968 or 314.890.0953. BHS also welcomes any of our end users to join us at Service School in order to become…more