The backX is an exoskeleton device designed for industrial use to reduce the risk of work related back injuries. The device reduces forces and torque on the lower back when the user is lifting objects, bending, stooping or reaching. The backX has been designed with workers in mind and can be worn all day (no batteries are required) without restricting movement it can also be worn comfortably with safety harnesses and tool belts.
There are many benefits from using the backX including:
- Reduce injury risk
- Users can move freely
- Adjustable support levels
- Adjustable sizing
- Easy to don and doff
- Water and dust proof
The backX is modular and can be worn with the shoulderX and the legX.