Are Standing Desks More Than Just Hype?

When at your workstation what is the right way to work? Sit? Stand? Give up and go home? As appealing as that third option is, it probably isn’t an option for most of us. Thankfully, these aren’t your only choices, and the solution is actually quite simple. When researchers followed 7,300 Ontario workers aged 35 to… Read More

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Finding the Perfect Chair – What to look for in your next task chair

We all know how important office ergonomics are and how they can affect your daily productivity. A poorly designed office workstation causes both physical and mental stress. A study by the Norwegian State Institute found that after the common cold, muscular soreness was the second most common cause of absenteeism at work and other studies in… Read More

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Ergonomic Accessories – Do they stack up to the hype?

When the topic of office ergonomics comes up in a discussion, most people these days already know that you should use a quality ergonomic task chair and that alternating between sitting and standing throughout the day can be beneficial for your health.  These things are easy to picture being healthier, they immediately feel better.   What is… Read More

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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

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