Protecting your back is one of the best things you can do for your health, especially if you want to have a long and active life. According to the Health Policy Institute, back pain is the 6th most expensive medical condition in the US, and 8% of adults suffer chronic back pain that limits their activities. Ouch! You know we advocate standing instead of sitting all day, and lifting the surface of your folding table if you need or want to stand at it. However, there are daily habits that can also keep your back healthy and happy.
Hopefully COVID-19 is no longer as much of an issue, because that was a big problem for many retail workers who had to stay face-to-face with the potentially infected public. But even if the coronavirus is not much of a problem, retail workers still face some safety issues. Yes, retail employees get injured too [...]
Before the pandemic, working from home wasn’t very common. But when buildings started closing to halt the spread of the virus, many offices allowed their employees to work from home. It’s been a bumpy road so far, and what going forward looks like isn’t exactly clear either. Still, June 24 is National Work From Home Day.
Spinning turntables on top of folding tables is life for a lot of our DJ clients. They love to lift up the surface of their tables with our risers so they’re not straining their backs for the whole set. If you want to see a DJ and our risers in action, check out our friend Har Megiddo who was so thrilled to find our risers, he made this video for us for FREE on YouTube here!
As you might imagine, we like to celebrate inventors and inventions whenever we can! Not only are we proud to be a member of that community, we’re happy to help others make the community even bigger. Chances are that if you’re experiencing a problem, lots of other people are too. We originally developed our folding table risers for our own use (see the whole story here), but then discovered that plenty of people in a variety of industries had the same issue with folding tables that we did.
Our story tells you why we’re so passionate about saving the backs of other people… because we had to save ours to make it happen! We also take great pride in serving our customers and addressing their needs.
So many of us don’t get enough sleep. In addition to being a productivity issue, lack of sleep can result in injuries too! Fatigue played a role in the Three Mile Island and Chernobyl nuclear disasters as well as the Exxon Valdez oil spill, in addition to countless others.
February is Responsible Pet Owners Month, and lots of people consider grooming an important part of pet ownership. We do - that’s our Heinz-57 breed Oakley up there on the table! There are a lot of potential safety issues when it comes to grooming our beloved pets. We found some tips and tricks for everyone to stay bite and injury-free while you’re clipping the hounds.
This year we’ll be “falling back” one hour on November 1 as we transition away from Daylight Savings Time. The change in clocks is also a great time to take care of some other chores that occur every six months or so. They can help you and your family stay safe in your home.
Did you know that August 27 is “Just Because Day”? It’s amazing what can be celebrated any day of the year! But when we at Lift Your Table™ started thinking about it, we realized that there is a whole lot about our folding table risers, customers, and safety “just because”...