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Raynaud’s and the workplace

During cold weather, have your hands ever hurt to the extent you cannot even use them?  Have they turned pale or even white then blue when exposed to the cold, or during stress?  Have they become swollen and painful when warmed?  You may have Raynaud’s disease. This disease occurs in 5-10% of the population and […]

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Powerlift Tractor Step Assistive Technology

A powerlift step uses a 12V electric linear actuator to raise a worker to a utility tractor operator’s station without climbing. The steps up to the operator’s stations are steep and tall. Workers often cannot safely climb and lift themselves with one leg, especially when they have knee surgery. They can use a powerlift step […]

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Stroke and Chronic Fatigue

Here at DWC our goal is to enable those with disabilities to continue to work, whether it be full time, part-time or just to maintain your property, whether it be mowing a lawn or a small garden.  One disability with which I have firsthand knowledge with is a stroke.  As many know, a stroke is […]

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Pumpkin Lifter Assistive Technology

You say it is difficult to balance while lifting pumpkins from the ground to waist level? The pumpkin/squash lifter helps people who cannot bend down to pick up melons, squash, and other bulky items from the ground. It is built with conduit and pitchfork tines. It is a piece of ¾-inch metal conduit 36-inches long […]

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Harvest Pumpkins without bending over

You say it is difficult to balance while lifting pumpkins from the ground to waist level? The pumpkin/squash lifter helps people who cannot bend down to pick up melons, squash, and other bulky items from the ground. It is built with conduit and pitchfork tines. It is a piece of ¾-inch metal conduit 36-inches long […]

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Powerlift Step to allow workers to reach utility tractor seat without climbing!

A powerlift step uses a 12V electric linear actuator to raise a worker to a utility tractor operator’s station without climbing. The steps up to the operator’s stations are steep and tall. Workers often cannot safely climb and lift themselves with one leg, especially when they have knee surgery. They can use a powerlift step […]

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by Ned Stoller Ned Stoller

Tractor Hand Control Lever

The tractor hand control lever assistive technology allows people with lower limb impairments to operate foot pedals by hand. Foot pedals on farm tractors, lawnmowers, and large equipment cannot be operated by people with leg amputation, spinal cord injury, knee and hip replacements, and arthritis. This lever is made from 1-inch square steel tubing with […]

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