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  • Ergonomic chairs

    Photography of an ergonomic chairErgonomic chairs are a category of chairs with various ergonomic features such as adjustable height, tilt, arm, and back support. They are designed to provide comfort and facilitate optimal body positioning/posture. Ergonomic chairs can help you minimize strain and pressure on your joints when you work. When purchasing these chairs, it is important to ensure that the chair fits you properly. It is also important to take stretch breaks throughout the day.

    Where to buy:

    • Online
    • Department stores
    • Electronics stores
    • Office Supply Stores
    • Office Furniture stores
  • Ergonomic desk

    Photography of an ergonomic deskErgonomic desks are specialized with various ergonomic features such as adjustable height and tilt to facilitate optimal body positioning/posture. Ergonomic desks can help you minimize strain and pressure on your joints when you work. When working, it is important to take stretch breaks throughout the day.

    Where to buy:

    •   Online
    •   Department stores
    •   Electronics stores
    •   Office Supply Stores
    •   Office Furniture stores

  • Hands-free headsets

    Photography of headsetRepetitive holding or holding something in the same position for a long time can be very hard on your joints and muscles. Using a hands-free headset can enable you to multitask and reduce stress on your joints and muscles by eliminating the need to grip a telephone. Hands-free headsets also take away the need for your hands to deal with knotted cords of a desk phone.

    Where to buy:

    • Online
    • Electronics stores
    • Department stores
    • Office supplies stores

For a more extensive list of workplace assistive devices, visit our online Accommodations Toolkit.