Why opt for a sit stand solution?
There are two main reasons for looking at a sit-stand desk solution. The ability to sit and stand during the average working day has huge health benefits to the user and it’s this active working style that encourages increased staff productivity and reduced absenteeism. Major international research over recent years has produced evidence that sitting for more than 4 hours a day leads to:
- Disrupted blood sugar levels
- Increased insulin
- Increased blood pressure levels
- Enzymes responsible for burning harmful blood fats shutting down
- Leg muscles switch off
It doesn’t matter what your level of physical activity, the result leads to an increased risk of heart disease, diabetes, cancer, weight gain and back ache.
Having the ability to sit, stand, sit, stand during the working day dramatically improves your health and wellbeing.*
*Data source: www.getbritainstanding.org