Work In Comfort â€“ Use an Anti Fatigue MatPosted on: October 25th, 2010 by Mark Carmer
In many industries, workers are required to stand for long periods of time while performing their responsibilities. Whether you work on an assembly line, as a retail sales clerk, as a hair stylist, or one of the many other â€œon your feetâ€ type of jobs, having an anti fatigue mat is a must!
Recent studies estimate that more than 83% of the industrial workforce has experienced foot, back and lower leg problems. Ergonomic intervention, such as anti fatigue matting is a cost-effective measure to help prevent orÂ control this problem.Â Anti-fatigue Matting helps reduce fatigue.Â InÂ addition, it has been proven that anti fatigue mats willÂ improve employee morale and productivity.Â Matting will also provide resolution to other work environment needs such as traction, wear-resistance, fluid and chemical protection, durability, shock-absorption, ESD/Conductive and floor coverings.
In addition, insurance companies consider matting one of the top 3 solutions to Slip & Fall problems.
In todays work environment, matting is a factor in almost all plants where a new safety & productivity plan is implemented. It is considered the quickest and most affordable method to enhance safety and reduce workplace injuries and relieve fatigue and stress.
Simply put, Anti Fatigue Matting Makes Cents!