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Show you care with Comfort!

Transform the physical and emotional experience of your workers The world is still reeling from the COVID19 Pandemic. Our new normal has yet to alleviate the full disruption, hard work, and longer hours brought on by the pandemic. Across all industries, employees have worked tirelessly, with little physical and emotional relief.For most, pandemic life has [...]

By |2021-12-20T19:27:13+00:00December 20th, 2021|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Show you care with Comfort!

It's time to show we care! As we look ahead into 2022, we can reflect on the obstacles, hard work, and triumphs of this prior year. Now, more than ever, the holiday season takes on new meaning. Between Thanksgiving and the winter holidays, our community has an opportunity to show workers how much we appreciate [...]

By |2021-12-02T18:32:05+00:00December 2nd, 2021|Uncategorized|Comments Off on

The Technological Takeover: Exoskeletons in the Workplace

The Technological Takeover: Exoskeletons in the Workplace Throughout history technology has had an evolving role in the workplace. From the beginning we have used water, steam, and coal to power our workplaces, fast forward to experimentation with electricity and the introduction of the assembly line. Over the last two and a half centuries, communication and [...]

By |2021-11-16T22:37:13+00:00November 16th, 2021|Uncategorized|Comments Off on The Technological Takeover: Exoskeletons in the Workplace

The Ergonomics of Employee Wellness

The Ergonomics of Employee Wellness Did your mother ever tell you, “Never judge a book by its cover”? This well-known quip is often used to remind us that we shouldn’t be so quick to judge based solely on one’s outward appearance. Quite often when we think of ergonomics, we think of its outward, more physical [...]

By |2021-11-08T16:41:58+00:00November 5th, 2021|Uncategorized|Comments Off on The Ergonomics of Employee Wellness

Implementing Ergonomics 101 We’ve all heard the adage, “you can’t fit a square peg into a round hole.” You can certainly try, but the effort won’t be worth the outcome. Applying that concept to the workplace is equally fitting (or ill-fitting). Businesses often place workers in positions that are physically a poor match. Instead of [...]

By |2021-10-25T13:29:44+00:00October 25th, 2021|Uncategorized|Comments Off on

Part 3 – Repetition

How to Avoid Common Ergonomic Risks in the Workplace Part 3: Practice Makes Perfect, Or Does It? We’ve all heard it before: “practice makes perfect.” Whether you were learning how to spell your name, ride a bike, play the piano, or hit a homerun, the phrase “practice makes perfect” chimed through your mind with each [...]

By |2021-10-18T19:56:56+00:00October 18th, 2021|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Part 3 – Repetition

How to Avoid Common Ergonomic Risks in the Workplace Part 2: Improving Posture Have you ever looked in the mirror and been surprised by the decline of your posture over time? We can take a collective sigh, admitting we’ve all been there.  Posture effects everyone in different ways. Yet, in the workplace it takes on [...]

By |2021-10-11T14:56:04+00:00October 7th, 2021|Uncategorized|Comments Off on

How to Avoid Common Ergonomic Risks in the Workplace?

How to Avoid Common Ergonomic Risks in the Workplace Part 1: May the Force be with you The modern workplace is riddled with common ergonomic hazards and risks. Our job as safety advocates is to work together to find systems and solutions that keep all employees and workplaces as safe as possible. For that reason, [...]

By |2021-10-05T21:43:41+00:00October 4th, 2021|Uncategorized|Comments Off on How to Avoid Common Ergonomic Risks in the Workplace?

Global Ergo Month

October is Global Ergonomics Awareness Month It’s easy to associate October with ghouls, goblins and ghosts.  However, in the ergonomic and safety communities, we are celebrating global ergonomics awareness, each day this month.  As ergonomic advocates, we invite you to observe this month-long event with us! Let’s start with understanding the basics. What is ergonomics? [...]

By |2021-10-05T21:38:05+00:00October 4th, 2021|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Global Ergo Month

3 Ways to Reduce Stress and Burnout in the Workplace ​

3 Ways to Reduce Stress and Burnout in the Workplace Growing engagement in the workplace during difficult times  Over the last year and a half, everyone around the world has experienced traumatic shifts, personally and professionally, due to the COVID-19 pandemic. For years, we’ve known that stress can wreak havoc on our bodies and minds. Today, in the [...]

By |2021-09-20T15:39:49+00:00September 20th, 2021|Uncategorized, Work-life Wellness, workplace safety|Comments Off on 3 Ways to Reduce Stress and Burnout in the Workplace ​