Our top 10 tips for the ideal ergonomic workplace

An ergonomic workplace facilitates the comfort and productivity of VDU users. All it takes is a few changes to three parts of your desk set-up to create the ideal workplace. ONE:  A good seated position: The ideal ergonomic workplace starts with a good seated position. One of the steps to achieving this [...]

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Is your computer monitor giving you eye strain in the office?

Eye strain in the office - who hasn’t had it? Tired, dry or sore eyes after working on a computer for a long period of time? It is a familiar phenomenon. Research has shown that eye complaints occur often. Within a years’ time almost 40% of PC-users said they experienced complaints [...]

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NEW…Compact Wireless Bluetooth keyboard for multiple devices

We are pleased to introduce the BakkerElkhuizen UltraBoard 940 Compact Wireless Bluetooth keyboard. A unique ergonomic, Wireless Bluetooth keyboard that can also be used with a USB cable if preferred - the Bluetooth will automatically turn off when the cable is inserted.   Up to 5 wireless Bluetooth computers, tablet devices or [...]

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Whitepaper: Is it possible to work comfortably on a tablet?

The use of tablets at work is on the rise. This means that employees are also using their tablet to conduct their everyday work activities like answering e-mails and writing longer pieces of text. The problem now, however, is that tablets were never designed for these more lengthy tasks. So how [...]

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Is flexible working the pair of jeans of the management world?

Like the world of fashion, innovative work methods, HR trends and management interventions are subject to trends; hip and happening for a time, before quickly falling out of style. However, one particular hype appears to have made a lasting impression; flexible working. What does flexible working mean? For decades, a lot of [...]

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WHITE PAPER: The effect of light on performance

The parallels between astronauts and office workers In this article we explore the effect of light on performance. It is widely known that light has an effect on our wellbeing. In general, north Europeans suffer more from afflictions such as winter depression than central Europeans do. This disparity is explained by the number of daylight hours; [...]

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Interventions for workplace vitality; a comparison

Workplace Vitality helps employees to be more active Modern technology lends itself to us spending a large part of the day sitting down. We have cars, laptops, home delivery services and Netflix; little physical activity is required on an average weekday - so how can we encourage workplace vitality? Many medical and psychological [...]

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Make 2018 the year of the HEALTHY workplace

Adopt a healthier lifestyle, exercise more, save money, contribute to a cleaner environment… Many of us are good at setting goals, but actually achieving them remains a challenge when achieving a health workplace. Where do we go wrong? And, in specific terms, what can we do about it? People are physiologically and [...]

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Ergonomics and the ‘New Way’ of Working

Working where and when you want, this is in summary what the New Way of Working is. The advantages have slowly become apparent: greater freedom in planning one’s working hours oneself, less time wasted on commuting, a smaller requirement for office space and consequently lower facility costs and less impact on [...]

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Does ‘Bring Your Own Device (BYOD)’ have a future?

“Bring Your Own Device (BYOD) can no longer be stopped. In the near future employers and their staff will no longer be provided with a laptop, tablet, Smartphone or PC. In about four years, half of all employees will have to use their own private devices on the work floor,” [...]

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