Manual handling – the issue of dumpster moving safety
Within the waste management industry, loaded commercial waste and dumpsters are often moved by hand, putting staff at risk of injury and strains – particularly where loads need to be moved on slopes.
Businesses focused on employee safety are increasingly looking for better ways of moving dumpsters that drives safety and operational efficiency.
Improve staff safety and boost productivity
Enabling a single operator to safely move heavy loads such as commercial and residential waste, electric tuggers help waste management providers to improve workplace safety and eliminate manual handling.
Offering a safer alternative to manual handling, electric tuggers deliver the controlled movement of loads inside, outside and on slopes - reducing the risk of injury and boosting productivity.
The benefits of a Dumpster Mover
Compact, easy-to-use electric tuggers enable a single operator to safely move heavy dumpsters, ideal for use in commercial and residential waste management. Benefit from maximum control and reduce the risk of injury with secure waste handling solutions, perfect for working on slopes.
Eliminate manual handling
Make the movement of heavy dumpsters – electric tuggers reduce the risk of injuries and boost productivity.
Total control on slopes
Electric tuggers deliver the effortless movement of loads, even on slopes. Need to move heavy dumpsters up an incline? No problem!
Reduce staff absence
Reducing the risk of injury, electric tuggers help waste management employees reduce staff absences from aches, strains and injury.
Our range of Dumpster Movers
Up to 4,400 lbs.
Compact but powerful, the SmartMover is the ideal manual handling solution – trusted to improve safety across industrial manufacturing, retail and ...
Up to 44,000 lbs.
The MasterTug range allows a single pedestrian operator to easily push, pull and steer wheeled loads weighing up to 44,000 lbs.
Up to 44,000 lbs.
Drive safety and efficiency with our powerful electric tow tugs, designed to safely move loads of up to 44,000 lbs.
Trusted by leading waste management providers
Leading waste management providers trust MasterMover’s compact electric tuggers to safely move loads, boosting productivity and improving workplace safety.
Now, one person can easily tow dumpsters without strain or effort.
Your Questions, Answered - FAQs
- Commercial dumpsters
- Residential dumpsters
- Clinical waste
Across the waste management sector, electric tuggers are used to eliminate manual handling and improve workplace safety in the movement of loads such as:
No, electric tugs do not require a license to operate. A license-free operation makes electric tugs an attractive option for waste management providers looking to streamline the movement of loads and improve safety.
Minimal training is required to safely operate an electric tug and we offer training packages to suit every requirement.
Electric tugs are battery powered, with interchangeable batteries or lithium options available, electric tugs can deliver 24/7 operation to keep your processes moving.
Offering zero emissions from the point of use, electric tugs are ideally suited for indoor use.
A range of coupling options are available across the range that maximise performance, security and safety.
Custom coupling solutions can also be designed for unique applications.
Yes, our electric tugs can be used to move multiple loads at once – reducing the number of journeys required. This is an attractive option for waste managers looking to move multiple bins from one area to another.
Our team can advise on how best to link multiple loads together.
We're here to help
If you’re looking to improve safety, remove the risk of injury and unlock greater operational efficiency, we’re here to help. Speak to our team to discuss your application.