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2014-03-26 23:30:13

The Town of Oakville and Vubiz launch an online training course for employees. Los Angeles,CA Toronto,ON (PRWEB) March 26, 2014 The Town of Oakville and Vubiz jointly announce a customized IASR (Integrated Accessibility Standards Regulation) online training course for the town’s employees. With this convenient delivery of the online training, Oakville was able to meet the Ontario Government’s mandatory accessibility training requirements.     “The mandatory...

2014-03-25 23:26:13

Remedy Interactive, Inc., a leading provider of enterprise safety software solutions, is proud to announce the first software system that facilitates the end-to-end management of an enterprise-wide office ergonomics program. Sausalito, CA (PRWEB) March 25, 2014 Remedy Interactive, Inc., a leading provider of enterprise safety software solutions, is proud to announce the first software system that facilitates the end-to-end management of an enterprise-wide office ergonomics program. With...

2014-03-19 23:24:33

HiSoftware to Support New Accessibility Organization Launched at This Week's CSUN 29th Annual International Technology and Persons With Disabilities Conference Nashua, NH (PRWEB) March 19, 2014 HiSoftware, a leading provider of compliance and security solutions, today announced it is a Founding Member and supporter of the International Association of Accessibility Professionals (IAAP), which officially launched at the CSUN 29th Annual International Technology and Persons with...

2014-03-05 23:30:39

Steven Winter Associates, Inc. (SWA) is pleased to announce the full expansion of its Accessibility Compliance and Consulting Group to the firm’s Washington, DC location. (PRWEB) March 05, 2014 Steven Winter Associates, Inc. (SWA) is pleased to announce the full expansion of its Accessibility Compliance and Consulting Group to the firm’s Washington, DC location. With a strong presence in New York and Connecticut, the SWA Accessibility Group provides practical, solutions-driven...

2014-03-03 23:03:17

Caretta brings a rare combination of function and beauty to home and corporate office furniture. Columbus, Ohio (PRWEB) March 03, 2014 Caretta Workspace (http://www.carettaworkspace.com) is a home office furniture and corporate office furniture manufacturer that specializes in creating configurable workspaces that integrate technology, conservation and beauty. They are using traditional materials in a new way to create a desk that is made for today’s technology. The company has expanded...

2014-02-27 08:29:58

AULI, Norway, February 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Back App [http://backapp.eu/en ], proven to improve back pain and prevent office workers from falling victim to Sitting Disease, is a chair that is very different from all others. To view the Multimedia News Release, please click: http://www.multivu.com/players/English/51361-back-app-guarantee-improved-back-pain Back pain is a modern epidemic, with recent high profile victims including UK Prime Minister David...

2014-02-25 23:31:28

ARC Ergonomics in San Diego California is a major supplier of ergonomic products and assistive devices. The ergonomic dealer has been distributing HealthPostures sit stand solutions for more than 10 years and is helping HealthPostures reach record sales. Burnsville MN (PRWEB) February 25, 2014 HealthPostures,a leading designer of sit/stand solutions, is pleased to announce that ARC Ergonomics, a long term HealthPostures distributor, has been named as its Ergonomic Dealer of the Year....

2014-02-18 23:31:06

The ergonomics company surpassed the monthly sales of any other month in the 14 year history of the company. The popularity of sit-stand ergonomics is the reason for record sales. Burnsville, MN (PRWEB) February 18, 2014 HealthPostures announces record sales for the month of January 2014. The ergonomics company surpassed the monthly sales of any other month in the 14 year history of the company. The strong performance reflects a continued commitment to providing frontline support to...

2014-02-14 23:23:09

Just for Valentine’s Day, MultiTable.com has a 14%-off deal on height adjustable tables and desks, making it easy to save on one of the best ways to improve your daily health. Phoenix, AZ (PRWEB) February 14, 2014 Multitable.com is making Valentine’s Day gift decisions much easier. With a serendipitous 14% discount, this Valentine’s Day promotion means clients can give the gift of good health and comfort at an even better price. Until February 17, MultiTable.com will take 14% off...

2014-02-14 23:00:20

From the creators of the upright office comes the new Locus Sphere Standing Desk. Portsmouth, Rhode Island (PRWEB) February 14, 2014 Ask any deskbound worker how they feel after emerging from their office chair at the end of the workday and the answer will be “meh” or worse. These unenthusiastic responses are indicative of the negative impact that prolonged sitting in even the best ergonomic office chair has on the body. (Google the term “sitting disease” and you will be...


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