Floortex ergonomic anti-fatigue mats provide comfort and safety in many work environments, including assembly lines, work stations, packaging areas, cashier stations, behind pharmacy counters and countless more locations.
Ergonomic mats provide excellent support against muscular fatigue while providing slip resistance and improved insulation on cement and ceramic floors.
There is a significant correlation between the floor surface of a workplace and the fatigue of workers. Studies have shown:
• Lower back pain is more frequent when standing 25% of 8 hour work shift.
• 83% of workers in the manufacturing sector have chronic feet/leg and lower back problems.
• Most commonly reported problems are: Herniated Disc (lower back), Venous Pooling (legs/feet), Osteoarthritis.
Ergonomic matting reduces fatigue provide a balance of “softness” and “support”. The benefits are proper weight distribution while reducing impact on the joints and as the foot presses into the mat, the matting presses back into the foot enabling the return of energy and preventing blood from stagnating