Home / ergonomics

ergonomics

Workplace ergonomics survey 2020

HSE legislation legally obliges employers to protect workers from the health risks of working with display screen equipment (DSE), such as PCs, laptops, tablets and smartphones; but the wider definition of workplace ergonomics is to increase the comfort, safety and ...

Read More »

Stand and deliver

Are stand-up desks a fad, or a progressive move towards a healthier workplace? We need to take our cue from Scandinavia, says Sarah Booth Design Manager at Kinnarps You can be pretty sure there’s something to be said for a ...

Read More »

Flexible approach

Agile workplaces promote movement and variety – but to be effective, office furnishings need to be truly flexible, says Sukhneet Assee, Associate Ergonomist UK & Ireland at Humanscale The dominance of technology in our daily lives requires office employees to ...

Read More »

See the light

Sam Rylands, Marketing Manager for DURABLE UK, explains why visual ergonomics are the next logical step in workplace lighting Mega-trends like increased digitisation, individualisation and urbanisation are rapidly changing the way we work. Stereotypical offices are a thing of the past, and ...

Read More »

Boost your business’ brainpower with Opløft the new frontier of the hot desk movement 

Office workers perform better in tasks related to attention-span, decision-making, language skills, positivity and creativity after their static workstations are enhanced with portable sit-stand platforms. From November 14th 2018, businesses can benefit from an innovative product to support healthy agile ...

Read More »

Century Office release not one, but two new ergonomic chairs

Century Office would like to announce the addition of two new task chairs to their ever-growing range of ergonomic chairs. Influence and Grace boast extraordinary comfort as well as ergonomic support. They can be adjusted in a variety of ways ...

Read More »

Pre-Order Yo-Yo Desk PRO 2 and SAVE 25%

Yo-Yo Desk PRO 2+ is a high-performance, German designed standing desk. Powered by Dual Motors fitted with Silent Motion technology inside a robust aluminium frame. 5 year warranty. FREE digital display with 3 memory settings (Save £60). This highly durable ...

Read More »

Introducing Yo-YoDesk LITE from Sit-Stand.Com

Sit-Stand.Com has added Yo-Yo Desk LITE to its best-selling standing desk range. Yo-Yo Desk LITE is portable and the most affordable standing desk yet, priced from only £129.95 (inc VAT & Shipping). Available in 2 sizes, Yo-Yo Desk LITE is ...

Read More »

On your feet

Gavin Bradley, founding Director of Active Working CIC, explains why too much sitting around in the office is bad for health, wellbeing and productivity You might have heard a popular new saying: ‘sitting is the new smoking’. Well, it’s not ...

Read More »

People first

Joerg Bakschas, Head of Ergonomics and Training at Adapt, warns that rapid technological change requires a new approach to workplace and furniture design Ergonomics describes the adaptation of work equipment and environments to people, not vice versa. FMs need to ...

Read More »