Focal Upright Furniture has developed a unique “perched” seating alternative to standard office furniture. The design encourages mobility and movement during a typical workday – two behaviors that are important for ergonomic injury risk reduction in typical office environments. The upright perched seated posture orientates the low back in a more neutral position, while making the transition to standing postures much easier.
Ergonomic Benefits and Features:
The design encourages users to stand while working and encourages mobility.
The transition between “sitting” and standing is effortless, and encourages frequent posture variation that reduces static passive and active tissue loading.
The range of seat pan height and tilt adjustability accommodates most workers.
The seat is applicable for a variety of workstations, not just in the office, such as those that require interaction with standing customers for specific durations.
For older users, the lack of a stable support results in increased fall risk.
Seat pan material is very rigid and contours are prominent creating potential pressure points.
Requires a height adjustable desk to be most effective
Occupations that require interactions with standing customers
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