Overhead work

a general term in manufactories for countershafting and gearing, when overhead.

See also: Overhead

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Whether you pitched baseball or performed a lot of overhead work with your arms in your younger years, you've put your shoulders through the motions.
For workers on the ground, where overhead work is taking place, personal protective equipment (PPE), such as hard hats, provides a final means to reduce the impact of a dropped object.
The patient complained of dull pain at rest and sharp pain when downward traction was placed upon the arm or when he engaged in overhead work.
Examples include overhead work lights, overhead desk lamps, extensive cooking over an oven or a grill, lamps used to treat seasonal affective disorder, heating lamps, and hair dryers.
However, we have to admit that it's pretty darn handy to have a cordless nailer for overhead work or for the small job where dragging out a compressor and hose would be a pain.
The panel selected nLink's Mobile Drilling Robot, calling it a disruptive technology that will relieve construction workers from overhead work involved with measuring and drilling in concrete ceilings.
Ideal for use with heavy capacity tooling carts, composite molds or scaffolding that must be moved easily but secure completely in place for overhead work, the casters may be specified with a variety of wheel types, including rubber or urethane on iron or aluminum.
We do some overhead work and other pulling or rowing movements.
It's not just the overhead work that's important, but to be really good at tumbling, handsprings, can make the difference between winning and finishing without a trophy," said Mrs.
The company began operations by conducting both underground and overhead work, but today it specializes in underground projects.
About a third of shoulder impingement cases stem from overhead work such as fruit picking, tree pruning, warehouse work, carpentry, and painting.
WHEN doing overhead work such as hedge-trimming, watering hanging baskets or pruning high trees, your neck becomes vulnerable to strain.