Application description: Ideal for handling cargo, baggage, and mail carts in areas where aisle width is restricted which limits the use of other material handling equipment such as electric tow vehicles. Facilities that could use a cargo tugger would include distribution centers, shipping departments, airports, and mail handling centers. Many of these facilities have larger, drivable tow vehicles or use labor power to move carts through the facility. A cargo tugger provides an economical, flexible and safe method for handling a variety of loads.
A Load Mover Recommendation: All the Load Mover products can be configured to handle cargo, the Load Mover “Xtra” is the most commonly used for these applications. The “Xtra” can handle a broad range of weight and can be adapted with a variety of attachments.
Features Of CARGO TUGGER
- Designed to minimize ergonomic stress
- Has a variety of attachments to adapt to many uses
- Easy to maneuver in tight aisle spaces or narrow loading ramps
- Requires minimal maintenance
- On-board battery charger
- Works all day on a single charge
- Can be customized for unique needs
- Extremely reliable
A Load Mover is safe and more efficient than other products on the market. Fits any size operator and promotes a comfortable posture. Material handling in shipping/receiving departments and mail handling areas has many reported OSHA recordable injuries. Pushing, pulling, and lifting contribute to a high percentage of the injuries and as the work force ages these numbers are increasing. A Load Mover can significantly reduce injury risk to the operator while also increasing productivity.
See our article on “Customized Load Mover” to learn how a Load Mover improved safety.