Rickard Hansson

Rickard Hansson
Industrial Design


The majority of all forest clearing is done manually which entail great demands on the users physical condition. Much development has been directed to improving the efficiency of the clearance saw, while the ergonomics for the users has fallen into the background.

This combination of saw and harness offers a wide variety of adjustments for the user and allows different types of people to work with forest clearing. The focus of the project was to improve the ergonomics within manual forest clearance and facilitate the daily work.

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