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Labor Statistics Musculoskeletal disorder
According to the U. S. Bureau of Labor Statistics Musculoskeletal disorders are injuries or illnesses that result from overexertion or repetitive motion. They include soft-tissue injuries such as sprains, strains, tears, hernias, and carpal tunnel syndrome. Work-related musculoskeletal disorders that result in days away from work most commonly involve the back alone. In 2016, musculoskeletal disorders involving the back accounted for 38.5 percent of all work-related musculoskeletal disorders.   The report shows Janitors and Cleaners in the 2nd highest category for injuries.  The high risk of working with dumpsters has a real cost to employees and employers alike
Employers who are devoted to user safety have made Dump Dolly an essential element of their ambitious list of dumpster safety procedures.  Designed with protective elements to prevent injuries, Dump Dolly lifts and empties bins removing the ergonomic risks associated with loading dumpsters.
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Back injuries in the workplace

Considering it is the second most common cause of missed days of work in the U.S., you most likely understand how debilitating a back injury can be. Only the common cold causes more lost work days.

According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, in 2007, nearly 236,000 people missed work because of back injury. Each lost an average of 7 days on the job.

Over the last ten years, Colorado Intergovernmental Risk Sharing Agency (CIRSA) members have filed over 1200 claims on upper and lower back injuries. More than 5 million dollars were incurred on back strains associated with lifting, carrying, pushing, pulling, reaching, twisting and repetitive motion

The goals of employers are to: (1) prevent employee back injuries (2) reduce lost work time and productivity, and (3) reduce the dollars incurred for injuries and claims. By reducing the risks associated with worker’s dumping the trash/materials utilizing a Dump Dolly, all three goals can be achieved.

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