Bionics allow teammates to suit up for safety

Futuristic safety gear is helping airplane mechanics stay safe as they perform long hours of tough work with their arms stretched over their head.

A new bionic piece of exoskeleton designed to lessen the pressure mechanics bear as they work repetitive jobs at chest level and above — employs a system of straps and mechanical arms to support our teammates’ shoulders as they perform overhead work such as drilling.

Learn more about how this new technology reduces strains and sprains while increasing quality —

Joshua Drake – Boeing