The Danish Working Environment Act states that a person may lift a maximum of 50 kg, on condition that there are no exacerbating factors. “Exacerbating factors” refers, for example, to lifts that are not close to the body, lifts below knee height or above shoulder height, lifting objects with sharp edges, or lifting objects with delicate surfaces.
There is no heavy lifting in the actual of production of Bang & Olufsen
products. Parts to the production of a product, which are heavy or unwieldy are handled with lifting equipment or at few occasions with two people lifting as laid down by the Danish Working Environment Authority. Furthermore to avoid heavy lifting supplies are delivered in sizes below the weight tonnage of heavy lifting as laid down by the Danish Working Environment Authority