Guidelines for Case Design for Safe Handling
Shipping cases that are designed within the following design qualities will reduce the risk of exceeding the lifting strength capabilities of our employees.
A weight of 35 pounds or less is preferable. Cases greater than 50 pounds should be avoided.
Recommended dimensions in inches for the design of shipping cases are shown below. Preferred dimensions include: length of 20 inches or less, width of 14 inches or less, and height of 6 inches or less. Cases greater than 30 inches in length, 20 inches in width, and 18 inches in height should be avoided.