The Benefits of Office Chair Mats

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Office chair mats are a staple in professional workspaces and home offices. If you are just beginning to build a new business, you might wonder if chair mats are a necessary investment. Whether you’re designing a space for a team of two or 200, office chair mats provide essential floor protection and comfort in one minimalist, discreet […]

Resolve to Create a Safe Workplace in 2017

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The most common New Year’s resolutions are to lose weight, make more money or give back to the community. And while these aspirations are positive, they rarely succeed. Approximately 80 percent of New Year’s resolutions fail, bringing on even more remorse and guilt than had you forgone them in the first place. But, for business […]

Big and Small Stores Liable for Patron Falls

Minimizing the Risk of Slip and Fall Accidents

Earlier this summer, a woman sued the Kmart Corporation for negligence. After a painful trip, the woman said the store failed to take appropriate safety measures to prevent her from falling. Sharon Humphreys filed the complaint on May 24, alleging that she was seriously injured at a Charleston Kmart when she slipped and fell on […]

Top Eagle Mat Resources for Safety on Black Friday

Top Eagle Mat Resources for Safety on Black Friday

With November nearly half over, retailers are beginning to prepare storefronts for Black Friday. Each year, property owners balance shopper enthusiasm with the need for safety to ensure a smooth and injury-free event for all in attendance. This year, the editors of the Eagle Mat Blog invite business owners to review the following tips on […]

Mat Selection Guide [Free Infographic]

Mat Selection Guide Free Infographic

Having trouble deciding which commercial floor mat to buy for your facility? Our editors have developed the following infographic to help! Follow along the Mat Selection Guide to learn more about the important role that commercial matting plays in facility health and safety. Then, use the flow chart to get a better idea of what […]

10 Types of Mats Your Business Needs

When it comes to safety, American businesses are losing out. A report issued in 2012 by insurance company Liberty Mutual showed an alarming statistic: More than $13 billion was lost to accidents related to slips and falls (i). According to another American insurance company, CNA, most slips and falls in commercial settings are the result […]

February Product Spotlight: Recessed Pedimat®

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Some situations call for a heavy duty recessed grill mat system capable of stopping tough dirt and grime in its tracks. For such locations, architects and commercial property managers turn to the Pedimat recessed grill mat. The unique construction of the Pedimat® allows it to do things ordinary commercial floor mats cannot achieve, like improving […]

Garage Floor Coverings: What to Consider Prior to Purchase

Garage Floor Coverings- What to Consider Prior to Purchase

Concrete can be considered one of the most durable and aesthetically pleasing flooring materials used in almost all types of establishments from commercial, industrial, and even residential buildings. When used in garages, however, garage floor coverings are essential in preserving the functionality, structural integrity, and overall appearance of concrete over time. Once upon a time, […]

Fall Product Spotlight: Wet Umbrella Bag Stands

Fall Product Spotlight: Wet Umbrella Bag Stands

The Fall Product Spotlight series has showcased a number of must-have facility safety products, each hand-selected and reviewed by the editors of the Eagle Mat Blog. This fall, we’ve explored safety essentials like carpet mats, recessed grill mats, and rubber stair treads, each of which helps to minimize the inherent danger of unpredictable fall weather […]

5 Best Ways to Improve Safety at Work

5 Best Ways to Promote Safety at Work

Striving to improve safety at work pays a number of dividends to business owners.  For one, a safe workplace enhances overall productivity.  Members of organizations that commit to employee safety feel more comfortable and confident in their environment, two key drivers towards efficient productivity.  Moreover, businesses that proactively seek to identify and prevent dangerous situations […]