Reduce Medical Costs
According to OSHA, musculoskeletal disorders or ergonomic injuries cost U.S. employers between $15 to $20 billion per year, with total annual costs reaching $45 to $54 billion. These injuries make up at least 34% of all workplace injuries according to a report by the Bureau of Labor Statistics.
According to OSHA, here are actual direct costs for common office injuries:
- Carpal Tunnel Syndrome – $28,657
- Sprain – $28,338
- Strain – $32,319
- Hernia – $23,083
- Inflammation – $32,080
Having an ergonomically correct environment, including sit-stand desks, can help reduce costs associated with injuries, decrease medical and disability claims and help keep your team healthier and more productive.
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