How Office Design Impacts Productivity

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Improved office design helps motivate employees and boosts your internal brand reputation. Who wants to work in a dimly lit, outdated or unsafe environment? And, who values a company that doesn’t take their physical headquarters seriously? Corporate surroundings are proven to affect both worker mood and productivity. Forbes columnist Jacob Morgan summarized the relationship between […]

Why Invest in Runner Mats for Your Business?

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Most businesses agree: floor mats are essential for protecting floor surfaces, preventing slips, absorbing moisture and keeping facilities dirt-free. Nevertheless, new commercial building occupants and property managers wonder if runner mats, in addition to existing entryway mats, offers supplementary safety benefits. The short answer is yes. Unlike a traditional entryway mat that is placed on the […]

Give the Gift of Clean Entryways This Holiday Season

Top 5 Safety Products for Fall 2012

The holiday season is in full swing. As you finish up (or just begin – we aren’t judging) your shopping to-dos, consider giving the gift of clean entryways this year. While safety and cleanliness are an expectation among most consumers and employees, many businesses fail to recognize the importance of durable and preventative commercial floor […]

How to Exercise Winter Floor Safety During Snowy Weather

5 Reasons to Create a Snow Management Plan

To quote the universally popular television series Game of Thrones: Winter is coming. While the fictional characters of Westoros don’t face premise liability, winter weather conditions in the real world create serious hazards for employees and patrons alike. It’s time to stop living in fantasy and get serious about winter floor safety. The National Oceanic […]

Why Install Floor Mats in a Rental Property?

Why Install Floor Mats in a Rental Property?

While commercial-grade floor mats are a common installation in offices, industrial workplaces, retail shops and restaurants, they also keep multi-family rental properties free of debris, moisture and bacteria. Practicing safety standards in an apartment complex is key, especially because tenants are long-term clients who expect a degree of security and management concern throughout their lease […]

6 Reasons to Upgrade Mats This Spring

6 Reasons to Upgrade Mats This Spring

Everyone knows that commercial floor mats are the simplest and most cost effective way to significantly reduce the chances of slip and fall injury. From entryway to interior hallway and manufacturing center, there is something to be gained through installation of commercial safety mats across nearly every walking surface. However, it is equally important to […]

Prevent Slips and Falls with Tough Mats for Winter

Prevent Slips and Falls with Tough Mats for Winter

Winter months bring a unique set of challenges that must be faced by property owners and facility managers. First and most obvious, winter is a time when snow, sleet, and freezing rain can make even well covered walkways dangerous to cross. The holiday shopping season adds to the potential danger, sending crowds of (sometimes aggressive) […]

When Visibility Is Not Enough

When Visibility Is Not Enough

Each year, slip and fall accidents cost business owners upwards of several billion dollars. Employees and guests are almost always injured, sometimes fatally. And families are often left to deal with the emotional and economic hardship caused by such preventable accidents. At Eagle Mat and Floor Products, we are all about raising awareness for the […]

Tips for Preventing a Slip and Fall Lawsuit This Fall

Tips for Preventing a Slip and Fall Lawsuit This Fall

Autumn weather often brings trouble to building owners. Wet, slippery leaves attach to the bottom of guests’ shoes and scatter across floors, leaving hazardous messes that sometimes lead to slip and fall incidents. Aside from the emotional turmoil that an accident can cause a small business, financial troubles due to liability are also a concern. […]

Facilities Continue Renovating with Carpet Tiles

Facilities Continue Renovating with Carpet Tiles

Hardwoods and tiles are always a stylish option for facilities, but these slick materials present serious safety drawbacks. In fact, slips, trips and falls contribute to 15 percent of all accidental deaths, according to the Occupational Health & Safety Administration. These types of workplace injuries are also one of the top five causes of workers’ […]