Ford Equips Assembly Workers with Exoskeletons

Tony Stark’s Iron Man suit is one small step closer to reality—at least, for some Ford employees. 
Some jobs on the company’s auto assembly lines require workers to be constantly reaching overhead—and a whole day of doing so can really take a toll on their back, neck and shoulders. Relief is on the way for these tired workers: after a successful trial in two factories, Ford is rolling out an exoskeleton to help with those tasks in 15 plants around the world. 



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Source Website: Advance Engineering – Engineering.com
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