Hog Heaven III Anti-Fatigue Mats | Modular Linkable Drainable

Select interconnecting Hog Heaven tiles and end pieces for outstanding anti-fatigue qualities in dry areas. The wedge locking system allows for unlimited configuration on walkways or assembly lines for increased grip, electrical conductivity, and weld-safe use.

What’s the Best Automatic Shoe Cover Dispenser or Remover Machine?

There’s one crucial thing you need to consider before purchasing an automatic shoe cover remover or automatic shoe cover dispenser.

Alleviate fatigue with ErgoLux ergonomic stools from Bevco now available from PAC

ErgoLux stools from Bevco provide the ultimate in comfort and durability, and Production Automation Corporation carries a variety for you to choose from. Designed specifically to provide ergonomic support, these stools work with your body’s shape, weight, and even temperature for reduced fatigue and maximum efficiency. According to the U.S Department of Labor Occupational Safety … Read moreAlleviate fatigue with ErgoLux ergonomic stools from Bevco now available from PAC

Product Spotlight: BioFit Intensive Plus Chair

Well-fitting and properly adjusted seating is essential for working productively and safely. A good chair provides support to the user’s back, legs, buttocks, and arms while reducing the chance of contact stress or postures that lead to discomfort, pain, and eventually damage. There is no one-size-fits-all when it comes to office or industrial seating, every … Read moreProduct Spotlight: BioFit Intensive Plus Chair

Sitting Down is Killing You; Here’s How Standing Workstations Can Help!

Millions of people around the world spend a majority of their day sitting. Whether we sit in our cars heading out to the office to sit at our desks, or spend the day sitting in home offices, we are spending an ever increasing amount of time being sedentary. Even in our free time we sit with … Read moreSitting Down is Killing You; Here’s How Standing Workstations Can Help!

How Ergonomics Can Minimize Repetitive Strain Injuries

Repetitive Strain Injuries are Hurting Our Employees, and Our Businesses Repetitive strain injuries is a very real risk to not only employees, but business in general. Costs associated with these types of injuries can cost businesses an estimated $15 to $20 billion dollars a year in the United States according to the federal Occupational Safety … Read moreHow Ergonomics Can Minimize Repetitive Strain Injuries

BioFit and Seating Ergonomics

Ergonomics is a topic we’ve covered numerous times on the Production Automation blog, but it is a topic that is relevant in so many industries. Whether you work on a production floor in a factory or in an office, or even at home, ergonomics play a large role in our health and well-being. Before we … Read moreBioFit and Seating Ergonomics

Ergomat 101 – A Summary of Ergomat Anti-Fatigue Matting

A quick, comprehensive run through of Ergomat matting in a few minutes, time saved for you and money saved in the long run! We want to take a couple of minutes of your time and give a brief summary of the Ergomat matting line. You may have considered matting in the past, or may need … Read moreErgomat 101 – A Summary of Ergomat Anti-Fatigue Matting

The Science of Standing

The Circulatory System An expanding body of research exists which addresses standing work positions and the potential damage. The general conclusion of this research is that floor mats are an important element in injury prevention efforts. Blood flows from the heart through the arteries to the extremities. When you walk, it is pumped back through … Read moreThe Science of Standing

Dynamic Ergonomics – The Wearwell Study

Anti-fatigue mats are an integral part of many Ergonomic and Safety Programs. Standing workers love them, but production managers need to be able to justify the financial investment. Although perception studies have proven workers feel much better when they use anti-fatigue mats, Wearwell wanted to go a step further and prove that anti-fatigue matting actually … Read moreDynamic Ergonomics – The Wearwell Study

The Science and Solutions of Ergonomics

Ergonomics is the blending of human biology, psychology, engineering, and design. The aim of ergonomics is to develop and apply techniques to optimize performance while protecting the health, safety, and well-being of individuals. The application and science of ergonomics is not a new one, ergonomics principles have been implemented since the 5thcentury BCE, an example … Read moreThe Science and Solutions of Ergonomics

Ergonomics for the Standing Worker

By Lisa O’Dell, VP of Marketing at Wearwell The word “ergonomics” is defined as “the natural laws of work”. Optimal performance, which many of us define as productivity, is the ultimate goal of ergonomic design. It’s therefore reasonable to expect that the implementation of ergonomic concepts offers tremendous value to any company, and can be … Read moreErgonomics for the Standing Worker