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Most office chairs are less than ideal, and they could be the reason many employees are irritable.A February Staples survey found that 86% of workers aren’t comfortable in their seats, and nearly half (41%) say their chairs cause them physical pain (via AOL).
They’re so disgruntled with their seats, they say it effects their mood and productivity.
- One in three people said they’d be more pleasant to work with if they had ergonomic chairs
- Half said they’d be more productive too
- 35% said ergonomic chairs would lower their work-related stress
Maybe employees should just stop sitting so much. It does kill them, after all.
Here are some other reasons employees are disgruntled: