Tag: Office Ergonomics

Steelcase Criterion Chair Information and Set Up Video

Saskatchewan vendor: Business Furnishings (Saskatoon and Regina locations) Features: • Sliding seat pan • Height adjustable backrest with fixed lumbar contour • 4 position back stop • Rock/Lock • 4D arms ht adjustable &arm caps slide in, fwd/back and pivot (option). • Criterion Plus has larger seat and back and rated to 500lbs Specifications: Seat

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Steelcase Amia Chair Information and Set Up Video

Saskatchewan vendor: Business Furnishings (Saskatoon and Regina locations) Features: • Sliding seat pan • Back flex control (increases lumbar support) • 5 position back stop • 4D arms adjustable in height and arm caps slide in, slide fwd/back and pivot (option). Specifications: Seat Pan: 19.25”W x 15” – 18” Seat Height: 16” – 21” Armrest

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Steelcase Think Chair Information and Set Up Video

Saskatchewan vendor: Business Furnishings (Saskatoon and Regina locations) Think Model Features: • Sliding seat pan • Back flex control (increases lumbar support) • 5 position back stop • 4D arms adjustable in height and arm caps slide in, slide fwd/back and pivot (option). Specifications: Seat Pan: 19.25”W x 15” – 18” Cylinder: 16” – 21”

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Steelcase Leap Model Chair Reference

This is our in-house quick reference for the Steelcase Leap chair, and we want to share it with you. The set up link (see below), can be particularly useful for employees who are unfamiliar with this chair and need to set it up for the first time. Please refer to Manufacturer website for further information. Features:

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Office Safari (Part 1)

Shhhh! Quiet. If you slowly look around the office, you will see many different species of office dwellers. We will go on the hunt for some of the most common, but nastiest of office dwellers. While their poses and postures may seem alluring, their painful bite has been well documented. Come with us as we

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If it’s Broken, Fix it!

Is your chair broken? Twisted? Does the cylinder keep giving you that sinking feeling when you sit on it? Is your seat foam in a constant state of depression? How do you think your back feels? If your car isn’t running well, you take it to a mechanic. Most of us use our office chairs

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Monitor Setting Tips for Glare and Positioning

Q: Won’t a close monitor bother my eyes or project ‘radiation’? A: Those worries about monitor radiation from CRTs were resolved years ago, and flat screen technology is totally different and much easier on the eyes. If you find the monitor is too bright or it bothers your eyes to have it close try adjusting

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Office Safari (Part 2 – watch out for these guys!)

Offico Craniamus Vulturiens Distinct behaviours: Prey: Known weaknesses: How to ease their pain:

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Office Safari (Part 3)

Offico Spinus Reclinusmaximus Distinct behaviours: This squiggly species is singled out for their ability to significantly change shapes throughout the work day. These creatures are known to appear erect in the early morning, only to slowly contort into slinky, slouchy postures by the middle of the afternoon. Habitat Many of these creatures spend their full

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Phone Use and Taking Care of Your Neck

Have you noticed that as the office evolves, our desks fill up with more and more tools aimed at helping us work faster and faster? Too bad we only have two hands… Cradling the phone handset between the ear and shoulder while writing or typing on your computer is a quick way to cause strain

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