The benefits of a good ergonomic environment are:
Employees performing tasks under postural stress can lead to ailments that can cost money. By utilizing good ergonomics, the company's costs can be reduced, associated with lost work time and workers' compensation can also be reduced.
When employees are in pain, they are not able to focus on their work. A comfortable workstation, with good posture, can increase work productivity. Greater pain leads to less productivity. Properly set-up workstations create happier employees. A comfortable workplace provides good posture which in turn increases work productivity.
Bad working posture can make the worker uncomfortable. A poorly designed work environment can lead to frustration and resulting in low productivity.
Improve employee engagement
The employees feel comfortable, healthy, and safe when ensured a good working environment, their morale is boosted and employee engagement is increased.
Create a better safety culture
Having healthy employees is the most valuable asset. The above-mentioned points lead the work towards better performance from staff and help foster a safe culture.