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Why use anti-fatigue mats?


Anti-fatigue mats are designed to reduce tiredness and stress on the feet, legs, and lower back for workers who stand in one position for long periods of time (e.g. an entire 8-hour shift).  While anti-fatigue mats can help reduce weariness, no single solution can eliminate it – even sitting or lying down for extended periods needs a break!  Scientific studies show that standing for long stretches of time is particularly stressful and fatiguing, especially if it’s...

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Posted December 22, 2014 in Matting|0 Comments

A Guide To Anti Fatigue Mats


As their name suggests, Anti Fatigue Mats are designed to reduce the physical stress caused by fatigue from standing on hard flooring surfaces for prolonged durations. Do they really help? When one continuously stands on a hard surface, it often constricts blood circulation in the lower body, resulting in back pain, foot pain, and weariness.  Anti fatigue mats are specifically designed to create a cushioning impact between the feet and the floor, thereby encouraging subtle leg movement and...

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Posted June 11, 2013 in Matting|0 Comments

A Closer Look At Different Types of Matting Materials


Most commercial spaces install matting on their floors as an effective way to keep employees and customers safe from slip and fall accidents. Apart from their anti-slip properties, mats make floor maintenance easier and come in a variety of styles and appearances. Depending on your entrances and doorways, it may not be ideal to use the same type of entrance matting throughout the entire building. Depending on where you place them and how much wear and...

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Posted February 6, 2013 in Matting|0 Comments