From sitting to standing with the help of break software with Sit/stand coach

We sit a lot... Everyone knows that we spend a large part of the day sitting. Did you know that the Netherlands is an European champion of sitting? In no other country does such a large proportion (62%) of the population sit for more than 5.5 hours a day. And now that we work from home en masse, it appears that the number of sitting hours has even increased.Read more

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Working from home during corona: pros and cons

In recent years, the offices have been rapidly furnished with sit-stand desks and other tools to enable people to work healthily. Due to corona many people have now been forced to work. Working from home has its advantages and disadvantages.Read more

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Your keyboard: a source of bacteria

Did you know that a keyboard is often a source of bacteria? Especially now that more and more offices are working with flexible workplaces and each time someone else is sitting behind the computer. British research has shown that on average a keyboard contains 400 times more bacteria than a toilet seat. This has been confirmed by a study by Kimberly-Clark Professional. This study showed, among other things, that your workplace is much dirtier than you would think. Samples were examined from thousands of workplaces in different sectors. Most keyboards were found to contain so much bacteria that you can officially call them “dirty”.Read more

Tags: ergonomic keyboards, ergonomics, hygiene