Mats for Kettlebell Studios

Mats for Kettleball Studios

Kettlebell studios are becoming more popular as Americans continue to embrace the idea of integrated fitness. Kettlebell fitness classes are known to deliver workouts that engage the entire body, from the legs through the core, shoulders, and arms. Exercises are performed by lifting, swinging, tossing, and catching kettlebells that range in weight from 5 to […]

Tips for Cleaning Your Entryway Recess

Many commercial and public facilities rely on recessed mats, grills, and tiles to capture incoming debris and contaminants on a daily basis. These recessed products are designed to promote safety while also maintaining overall facility health and cleanliness. In order to attain both of those objectives, however, recessed products must be kept clean and functional. […]

How to Prevent Slips on the 4 Most Common Types of Floors

Whether performing a risk assessment walk-through or simply evaluating the safety of your entryway, there are at least 4 unique flooring surfaces that will need to be accounted for. Certainly, there are dozens of different flooring materials out there, ranging from natural products to synthetic composites. These 4 are the most common, however, and are […]

Preventing Slips and Falls at Sinks

Sink faucet dripping water into puddle

It is estimated that walkway conditions play a significant role in at least 1 in 2 slip and fall accidents, and another 1 in 4 accidents are caused by improper footwear (source: NFSI Falls Aren’t Funny). Given these alarming statistics, it’s clear that property owners and facility managers must get proactive in anticipating where accidents […]

Planning for Spring Slip Resistance

Slip resistance refers to the friction needed to prevent one object from slipping along another. In the context of slip and fall accident prevention, slip resistance measures just how much friction is needed to prevent someone from loosing their footing on a walking surface. Common sense tells us that some walking surfaces are more prone […]

Don’t Fall Victim to These 3 ‘Healthy Facility’ Scams

In an article published by Healthy Facilities Institute, 3 all-too-common healthy facility scams are debunked. Take a moment to review these common scams below, our visit the original article here. Some of the scams involve misuse of information, bating facility managers into buying products that do not necessarily contribute to a cleaner workplace. Other scams […]

New This Spring: Berber Supreme Recessed Logo Mat

Eagle Mat Announces New Product: Berber Supreme Recessed Logo Mat

Each Spring, the editorial team at the Eagle Mat Blog reviews the top products designed to keep your facility clean and dry all season long. This Spring, we’re excited to announce the arrival of a new recessed floor mat: The Berber Supreme Recessed Logo Mat. Now, you no longer have to choose between a customized […]

Hemingway Desk Mats

Feeling stuck, tired, and fatigued at your desk? If you are like most Americans, your work day begins at 9am and drags through 5 or later. Most business professionals spend a majority of time sitting at a desk, often on a chair with minimal ergonomic support. Aches and tension build in the lower back, neck, […]

Eagle Mat Applauds ‘Falls Aren’t Funny’ Awareness Campaign

The National Floor Safety Institute (NFSI) has launched a new awareness campaign for the danger of slips, trips, and falls. Named Falls Aren’t Funny, the campaign calls attention to the alarmingly high number of slip and fall accidents that occur each year in the United States and around the world. The campaign does so via […]

Outdoor Rubber Safety Matting

When it comes to slip and fall prevention, most property owners invest in indoor entrance mats/runners to keep walkways dry and safe. In many scenarios, these carpet mats are adequate in preventing slips, trips, and falls initially. However, performance declines as mats absorb liquids, dirt, and debris. Things get more dangerous on days when wind, […]