Business Furniture Systems
Sit to Stand Tables and Desks
According to a report from the Society for Human Resource Management, standing desks are the fastest-growing employee benefit in US workplaces. One reason for their popularity: Research has shown that sitting for long periods of time damages your health, even if you get plenty of exercise when you aren’t sitting.
Introduction to Sit or Stand Desks
The flexibility to sit or stand has changed office environments for the better. The sleek, ergonomic design of sit and stand desks allows employees to get work done without the discomfort of sitting at a desk all day.
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Stanford University shows how a sit-stand workstation can help alleviate back problems in this study, “Impact of a Sit-Stand Workstation on Chronic Low Back Pain: Results of a Randomized Trial.”
A University of Chester pilot study employs Sit-Stand Workstations to compare cardiovascular and metabolic markers among office workers when standing vs. sitting. See the results.