Musculoskeletal Disorders (MSDs) are excruciatingly painful and often debilitating for those affected. They are the leading cause of workplace absenteeism, lost productivity, and increased medical, disability, and workers' compensation costs making them extremely expensive for employers.
The movie “Tommy Boy” famously talks about the importance and meaning of product guarantees. To paraphrase nicely, “a warranty is only as good as the company or individuals standing behind it.” Unfortunately not all anti-fatigue matting and ergonomic flooring manufacturers see the same value.
You’ve enacted multiple lean manufacturing principles to reduce cycle times, shorten transit times, simplify workflow, and optimize your shop floor layout. However, none of these initiatives protect your team from today’s most common safety hazards, ones that lead to extended employee downtime, reduced throughput, and most importantly, higher costs.
Companies love to say they’re leaders and innovators. They’ll boast about their latest and greatest product offering while making bold statements about being the first to market. While it sounds great, it's obvious that not every company can be the market leader. In fact, most aren't. So, how do you know who leads the market? Well, when it comes to buying from a leader and innovator in workplace ergonomics, it all comes down to reputation.
ErgoDeck is the original ergonomic flooring. Created in 2004, there are now 20+ versions, each designed to fit a specific work need. With all these versions available, we’re here to help you find the right fit. So… which ErgoDeck version should you use, and when?
Wearwell is the #1 trusted matting, flooring, and work-platform manufacturer for a reason- we outperform our competition year after year, and our customers remember. Here are 7 real-life reasons to choose Wearwell over anyone else.
What is ErgoDeck? ErgoDeck ( aka ergomat or ergotile ) is the market leader in ergonomic flooring. 18”x18” ergo tiles cover large & small areas with ease, are customizable to the inch, and can be used in nearly any work setting. All in all, ErgoDeck anti fatigue tile mats help workers (and their companies) thrive on the factory floor.
Wearwell is in the business of making companies safer and more productive. An even worksurface is critical to preventing slips and trips, while an ergonomic worksurface is necessary to send people home feeling well enough to come in the next day. Here are 7 examples that show how mats can transform a workplace--- making it safer, more ergonomic, and better conditions for the workers.
Short answer: Yes. Workers that perform their duties on concrete, day after day, experience increased injury, musculoskeletal disorders, absenteeism, and tend to be less engaged. Learn about why anti-fatigue matting is a must have for standing workers.
Workstation mats are important for the human body. Work requires people to be active, alert, and feeling good so they can perform their best. Human bodies are easily subjected to injury and discomfort which can slow down work. We are constantly looking for less taxing ways to accomplish our daily tasks. Anti-fatigue mats are used to accomplish this for the human body.