Sep 25

The importance of a chair life-cycle analysis

Posted by Karo Manufacturing

Everything has a life cycle, including your office chairs. This analysis will help you choose a chair that doesn’t end up costing you more than you expected.

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Sep 11

Workplace disaster: understanding what an ergonomic analysis evaluates

Posted by Karo Manufacturing

Workplace analysis and ergonomic office setups sound like the sort of topics that inspire eye rolls from everyone in the room when the HR raises the issue during the monthly office meeting. But[...]

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Aug 28

Breaking back: should ergonomics be a part of the Health and Safety Act?

Posted by Philip Wichmann

Sitting is not naturally human, as data suggests, but being forced to sit uncomfortably day in and out is simply inhumane. Employers, take note.

The South African Occupational Health and Safety[...]

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Aug 14

How to take care of your ergonomic office chair

Posted by Karo Manufacturing

Your office chair endures a substantial amount of wear and tear and it can also easily accumulate dirt and grime on a daily basis. It’s therefore very important to maintain your office chairs as[...]

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Jul 24

How much does an office chair really cost you?

Posted by Karo Manufacturing

Most people think all office chairs are similar and have the same qualities - you just need your employees to sit down and work, right? Wrong! This is definitely not the case. Find out what the [...]

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Jul 10

Does it Hurt to Work? Find out if your office needs an ergonomic analysis [QUIZ]

Posted by Karo Manufacturing

Take our quiz to find out if you need an ergonomic analysis.

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Jun 25

Checklist for buying the right office chair

Posted by Karo Manufacturing

Office chairs are often bought without much thought going into the purchase. In fact, a lot of buyers only compare chairs by price - a rookie (and potentially costly) error. Whether or not you’re[...]

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Jun 12

Sitting Ducks: How to Protect Your Health in the Age of the Office Chair

Posted by Karo Manufacturing

Are you sitting too much? The answer is “probably”.

In a world where many people - whether in offices or factories - work in confined seating for most of the time, the discomfort and lack of[...]

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May 29

Top 3 things that impact the lifespan of your office chairs

Posted by Karo Manufacturing

Ergonomically designed workspaces are crucial to the health and productivity of office workers. This means that office furniture is a significant investment, especially for medium to large[...]

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May 15

Ergonomics 101: is your workspace working for you?

Posted by Karo Admin

Ergonomics is the science of arranging workspaces so that they suit the people who use them. Here are some expert tips to help you use ergonomics to create a comfortable and productive working[...]

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