According to the Material Handling Institute, a lift table is defined as a scissor lift device used to raise, lower, stack, convey and/or transfer material between two or more elevations. Lift tables can incorporate rotating platforms (manual or powered), tilt platforms, conveyors, etc., as part of their design.
The use of a LIFT TABLE eliminates the need of the employee to bend by raising and lowering the work level to the appropriate height of each individual worker.
Types are, Standard Lift Tables, Auto Levelers, Dock Lifts, Tilters, Turntables and Personnel Lifts,. They are available in Hydraulic, Pneumatic and Mechanical and can be surface and pit mounted or mobile..
LIFT TABLES ASSIST IN ELIMINATING
Hand and Wrist Injuries