Description

Shirley Elprama & Sander De Bock (both VUB researchers) were consulted to share their exertise in the field of exoskeletons and their acceptance.

Main message: Industrial exoskeletons aim to reduce injuries, by offering support that makes the difference between too much strain, and a 'normal' amount of load. We also learned that you cannot simply drop the technology on workers.

Periode4 nov 2020

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  • TitelFrom science-fiction to the factory floor: can exoskeletons help reduce workplace injuries without increasing workloads?
    Mate van erkenningInternational
    Media naam/outletEqual Times
    MediatypeWeb
    LandBelgium
    Release datum4/11/20
    BeschrijvingIndustrial exoskeletons aim to reduce injuries, by offering support that makes the difference between too much strain, and a 'normal' amount of load. We also learned that you cannot simply drop the technology on workers.
    Producent / auteurTom Cassauwers
    URLhttps://www.equaltimes.org/from-science-fiction-to-the?lang=en#.X6uME8hKiHu
    PersonenSander De Bock, Shirley Elprama