Motion Control Engineering & Manufacturing Resources

Home Office Ergonomics Checklist for Working Remotely

Posted by Weber Knapp on Mar 26, 2020 3:55:19 PM

The COVID-19 scare has forced workers out of their comfort zones. Most office employees have been setting up to work from home -- many for the first time -- for the long haul.

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Topics: Ergonomics, office equipment

Which Ergonomic Office Accessories & Products Should You Prioritize?

Posted by Weber Knapp on Mar 11, 2020 12:30:00 PM

Office ergonomics is all about productivity, both for the workers and the managers trying to maximize staff ROI. Reducing stress and strain by using ergonomic office products helps employees stay focused and perform better and more efficiently. It also improves their mood, reducing tension and conflict. 

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Topics: Ergonomics, Cost

Read Up! Benefits of Book Lift Mechanisms

Posted by Weber Knapp on Mar 4, 2020 11:00:00 AM

Books can be timeless -- until they’re in tatters.

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Topics: Applications, Ergonomics, Motion Control, Durability, Cost

7 Types of Mechanical Spring Designs

Posted by Weber Knapp on Feb 26, 2020 12:00:00 PM

Why bother with chemistry and electronics when you can get great performance from sturdy, reliable mechanical motion control?

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Topics: Counterbalances, Applications, Ergonomics, Motion Control, Design, Engineering, Hinges, Lid Support

Elevate Your Office's Ergonomic Height-Adjustable Desks With 5 Tips

Posted by Weber Knapp on Jan 15, 2020 5:24:00 PM

The facts are in on the ergonomic height-adjustable desk – it’s better for employees and better for businesses

But if you’re reading this and you’re buying furniture for your organization, you probably already knew that. What you need now is a plan of action for maximizing your investment.

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Topics: Ergonomics, Motion Control

The Perks of Multipurpose Bed Designs & Other Motion Control Solutions

Posted by Weber Knapp on Jan 9, 2020 3:17:40 PM

Maximizing comfort and value in an interior space is both fun and challenging for home and hospitality designers. It’s the #1 priority for tiny homes and studio apartments, but also a worthwhile endeavor for those designing in larger spaces.

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Topics: Applications, Ergonomics, Motion Control, Design, Medical Equipment, hospitality

5 Benefits of Folding Veterinary Treatment Tables & Other Products

Posted by Weber Knapp on Jan 8, 2020 2:57:00 PM

Owners hate going to the vet almost as much as the pet itself. And while veterinarians love what they do for a living, their “office” setup usually doesn’t set them up for success.

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Topics: Applications, Ergonomics, Medical Equipment, Safety

5 Heavy-Duty Ergonomic Hazards in Construction

Posted by Weber Knapp on Jan 2, 2020 12:12:00 PM

When most people hear “ergonomics,” they think of office workers in cubicles. But ergonomics – designing or modifying the working environment for the worker’s health and comfort – is crucial to the construction industry, too. 

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Topics: Applications, Ergonomics, Industrial, Safety

Ergonomic Office Solutions for More ‘Mobility’ at Work

Posted by Weber Knapp on Dec 11, 2019 11:45:00 AM

With the entire millennial generation now in the workforce, the modern office is changing. “Wellness” and “mobility” have new meanings. Workers’ expectations are evolving.

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Topics: Ergonomics, Design

5 Benefits of Ergonomics in the Medical Field

Posted by Weber Knapp on Nov 18, 2019 11:42:50 AM

When most people think of workplace ergonomics, they think of the office worker who sits 8 hours a day in front of a computer. And as studies show, ergonomics is very important in this type of office setting, both for reducing strain and improving productivity. While the 9-5 office worker is the poster child for the importance of ergonomics, what about those on their feet most of the day? And what about their customers?

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Topics: Ergonomics, Medical Equipment