July 2014

What Exactly Is ISO?

You may have heard of ISO certification or seen their logo on an organisation’s marketing materials but are not sure what that really means.  Well here is the “Cole’s Notes” version of what ISO is and why it is important.  Let’s start with what it is. The International Organisation for Standardization is an independent, non-governmental… Read More


What Are The Four Pillars of Ergonomics?

Do you know the four pillars of ergonomics? You have likely heard again and again of the first pillar, support, as ergonomic task chairs become the standard in office seating.  Lower back pain has long been an issue and a properly adjusted ergonomic task chair can dramatically reduce strain on the back and legs.  Footrests… Read More