A Step by Step Guide to Setting Up Your Height Adjustable Workstation

Posted by A Previous Xybix Employee on Feb 25, 2014 3:50:00 PM

XybixHeightAdjustableWorkstationsBy now, most of you have heard about the health risks of sitting for extended periods of time. A height adjustable workstation or desk will give you the most flexibility, because it allows you to move easily between sitting and standing. So, the next logical question you might ask is 'how do you know what height to adjust your desk to?' A standing desk won’t do a whole lot of good, if you’re hunched over the keyboard to type or craning your neck to read your email. When setting up a height adjustable workstation, there are two positions you want to consider; seated and standing. Both are specific to each individual who uses the workstation.

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Topics: Technical Furniture, Height Adjustable Workstations, Ergonomics, QUICK TIPS, Command Center Console Furniture, Call Center Furniture, Dispatch Consoles

Six Quick Ergonomic Tips for 911 Dispatchers

Posted by Kathleen Utley on Nov 20, 2013 4:26:00 PM

Helpful Ergonomic Tips for 911 DispatchersThe job of a 911 dispatcher challenges a person’s mental and emotional abilities. It is also a job that requires a person to remain sitting in a chair during most of their shift. This type of job provides only limited opportunities to stand up and move around. Because of this limitation, proper ergonomics for 911 dispatchers is essential.  Improper ergonomics can lead to both short and long term physical issues.  

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Topics: Ergonomics, QUICK TIPS, Command Center Console Furniture, Dispatch Consoles

PSAP Design - Are You Prepared for an Emergency?

Posted by Kathleen Utley on Oct 25, 2013 12:40:00 PM

Prepare your PSAP with XybixTime marches on and the rising tide of technological change has engulfed everyone, especially those in the emergency services industry. While the post 9/11 era of dispatching stressed the integration of emergency services; communication technologies have evolved considerably during the intervening decade and Next Generation 911 is poised to take off. At the same time, budgets are tight and the prudent PSAP manager is understandably cautious when thinking about allocating scarce resources.

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Topics: Ergonomics, Command Center Console Furniture, PSAP Workstation Furniture, Dispatch Consoles