Mortuary lift with Gorbel Monorail Crane

Supplier: Safetech
28 November, 2011

Funeral Home implemented the Gorbel monorail crane for manual handling operations.


Body Lifter at funeral home mortuary

The Problem

The manual handling required to lift and move bodies was causing injury and concern to employees, It also required at least 2 people to effect a lift.This problem was typical of the lifting issues often experienced in the Funeral Industry.


  • Continue with manual handling

Product Chosen

Gorbel Ceiling Mount Monorail Crane Benefits of this product:

  • Ceiling mounted – No storage space required
  • Multiple use, Caskets and more
  • Reduces Labour cost – one person operation