Today there are numerous footrests available in the global market and the most popular among them are Ergonomic footrests. The other popular footrests are Master Footrest, Posturite Height Adjustable Footrest, HAG Quickstep, Posturite Adjustable Footrest, Adjustable Foot Platform and Discus footrests.
Master Footrests: This reliable footrest is incorporated with an adjustable foot stool alongside tilting on both front and back. These footrests are recommended by both ergonomists and physiotherapists. The footrest is designed to offer comfortable positing while working at office or home with one’s feet slightly raised above ground level while taking off the body weight from the thighs. It is very important to check the height of the work desk or chair before incorporating this footrest at your workplace.
These types of footrests have a metal frame with flat stand located at the backside and have angles which provide necessary tilt towards the resting board. The board has a rough surface whose angle can be changed by applying pressure on the back or front.
Posturite Height Adjustable footrest: These compact and uniquely designed footrests would enable a user to adjust the height of the footrest while sitting. The footrests can be adjusted to a height ranging from 7.5 to 30 cm from ground level. The footrest has a tillable top for comfort while working for prolonged hours at work place.
HAG Quickstep: This ergonomic footrest can be tilted to stimulate the blood circulation and could also be used as a foot massager. This footrest is very simple and easy to use especially in work places.
Posturite Adjustable Footrest: These types of footrests are built up of sturdy steel and they can be raised to the height of 95 to 140 mm from horizontal ground level. The footrest has a width of 45.5 cm and a depth of 29.5 cm.
Adjustable Foot Platform: This type of footrest can be adjusted for height and inclination by using a removable cover. This cover reveals the foot control compartment while the platform size is 45 cm long and has a width of 35cm. The front height can be adjusted to a height range of 4 to 15 cm and rear to a range of 7 to 21 cm.
Discus Footrest: These unique looking footrests offer best comfort while sitting and working with computers either at home or office. This adjustable footrest adopts gas lift aspect which has an anti skid design. There are two types of discus footrest depending the upon the height adjustments limits like Discus – 150 & Discus – 250. The average weight of discus footrest is 80kgs.
In addition, one will have to focus on several aspects like size, stability, mobility, height adjustment, angle adjustment and exercise functions offered.