Moran states that anti-fatigue mats generally fit into one of two categories: Soft matting and resilient matting.
Moran notes that because matting helps to keep soils and contaminants outside, reducing the cleaning needs of a facility, they are now an integral part of green cleaning.
Moran adds that while scientific research may not be able to prove that mats reduce fatigue, one thing is certain: When workers are given a choice between standing on a bare floor or on a floor cushioned by a mat, they almost always choose the mat. When asked why, workers respond that they simply find the mat more comfortable.
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