Foot related problems are common in the workplace. Many workers face problems associated with prolonged standing and in particular occupations involving heavy psychical work. Those problems are leading towards a lower labour productivity. Did you know that:

  • More than 8% of all absenteeism is related to foot problems?
  • Employee absenteeism costs an average 124 euro per day?
  • Many workers do not talk about their complaints, but are less productive?
  • An incorrect position of the feet can lead to many problems such as tendonitis, knee problems and pain in the hip and back?
  • The total musculoskeletal system in particular age groups leads to 34% of the total employee absenteeism?