A Pedestrian Tug can be an Asset to Your Business

A pedestrian tug (or electric tug) can have a whole range of benefits for your business! Pedestrian tugs from Tractive Power can help individuals lift much heavier loads safely than they would be able to unassisted. It’s because of this, that pedestrian tug units are used within so many different industries. Here at Tractive Power,…

Electric Tug Power for Efficient Load Moving

The electric tug is a versatile load moving machine. Here at Tractive Power we have developed a series of tugs to cover all the lifting and moving requirements within the modern manufacturing and logistics workplace. Complying with Health and Safety laws is essential to the safety of the workforce, especially where heavy lifting and repetitive…

How Does a Tractive Unit Improve Health & Safety in the Workplace?

A tractive unit is specifically designed to lift, push, pull and manoeuvre loads that are too difficult for an individual or group to manage. A man is not supposed to attempt to lift weights that exceed 20kg and a woman should not lift a weight of more than 16kg in the workplace. Employers know that…

Load Movers Make Light Work of Heavy Lifting

Load movers from Tractive Power make light work of heavy lifting. When your business is about making parts and products on a massive scale, there are load weights which simply cannot be moved without machines. A Tractive Power Load Mover will take the burden out of moving parts and industrial products around your working space.…

Tractive Power to reveal new product at IMHX 2016

Tractive Power will be launching there new product at IMHX 2016. The new machine will compliment the existing range of Tractive Units to give customers more choices and versatility. It has been long awaited and the IMHX show at the NEC 13-16th September is the ideal place to showcase the new unit. Come and see…

What is pushing and pulling?

Pushing and pulling of loads is a way to avoid manual lifting and carrying of objects such as by putting the load on a trolley.

However, when people push and pull, for example trollies, there may be risk of other musculoskeletal disorders (MSDs), which you need to consider and eliminate or reduce.