A good anti-fatigue standing desk mat should offer enough support to take the pressure off the ball and toe of your feet and distribute the weight evenly across the bottom of your foot. Short term consequences of standing on hard surfaces result in impaired blood circulation, swelling in the veins causing loss of concentration. Long term consequences of standing on hard surfaces has been proven to include chronic loss of circulation causes rapid onset of arthritis, Damaged muscle functions from feet to lower back. The Vmat is a premium anti fatigue mat for all standing desks greatly improving circulation.
It needs to be the right thickness, too thin and your feet bottom out on the floor, leaving you unsupported. Too thick the mat becomes unstable. A Standing desk mat will allow you to keep working at 100% concentration for longer.
Our standing desk mats are 500 x 800mm in size, with rounded corners. If you are after an orthopaedic premium grade standing desk mat or for mechanical workshops where grease and oil is present, the Orthomaster wonder mat is available in the 600 x 900 size or made to custom size.