About Anti-fatigue Mats
The global anti-fatigue mats market is expected to be driven by an increasing demand from the manufacturing industry, healthcare organizations, research laboratories, and industrial kitchens. Anti-microbial, anti-slippery, and aesthetically appealing features of anti-fatigue mats are driving the market growth. Increasing safety and healthy working environment is another factor contributing to the growth of the market. It is due to various ergonomic training and programs that help workers to improve their work environment.
Technavio’s analysts forecast the global anti-fatigue mats market to grow at a CAGR of 4.74% during the period 2017-2021.
Covered in this report
The report covers the present scenario and the growth prospects of the global anti-fatigue mats market for 2017-2021. To calculate the market size, the report considers the revenue generated from the sales of anti-fatigue mats.
The market is divided into the following segments based on geography:
Technavio Announces the Publication of its Research Report – Global Anti-Fatigue Mats Market 2017-2021
Technavio recognizes the following companies as the key players in the global anti-fatigue mats market: Wearwell, NoTrax, The Andersen Company, and 3M
Other Prominent Vendors in the market are: Aleco, American Mat Rubber, AmeriPride Services, Apache Mills, Cintas, Condor Group, Crown Matting Technologies, Guardian Floor Protection, Milliken & Company, Mountville Mills, Ranco Industries, SATECH, Smart Step, and UniFirst
Commenting on the report, an analyst from Technavio’s team said: “Manufacturers offer a wide range of anti-fatigue mats that are made up of a wide variety of materials such as rubber and foam. For different kind of tasks, specific types of anti-fatigue mats can enhance productivity. Vendors in the market are offering anti-fatigue mats that use recycled material for its manufacturing. Recycled rubber from tires and disposed mats are used for manufacturing anti-fatigue mats. Using recycled materials have various benefits, including affordability than synthetic rubber, reduced landfills, and no compromise in durability and stability of material.”
According to the report, rising number of occupational injuries is forcing employers to build a robust workplace safety. Proper risk management and preventive solutions can create these safety workplaces. Workplace injuries have resulted in stringent workplace regulation, which has contributed to increased consumption of anti-fatigue mats. Standing for prolonged period in a wide variety of work environment such as food and beverage, industrial kitchen, and packaging industry results in worker's inefficiency. Organizations such as the OSHA involved in worker's safety have created healthy work environment. The OSHA recommends use of anti-fatigue mats for protection against falling, leg pain, and fatigue and to increase the quality of work conditions in places such as hospitality workplaces, welding stations, restaurants, and healthcare organizations. Various organizations such as the National Floor Safety Institute (NFSI) defines the standards and requirements for an anti-fatigue mats for ergonomic use. Therefore, manufacturers are offering products that meet these requirements to achieve robust product portfolio.
Further, the report states that various types of end-users such as commercial, industrial, and residential use anti-fatigue mats. These end-users involve in various kinds of tasks and some tasks may result in spillage, or falling objects such as oils in food industry, paper particles, small objects in manufacturing industries, and other tiny objects. This results in untidy and unsanitary conditions and therefore, users are required to clean it in a regular basis. However, many workers tend to not follow these steps due to lack of awareness and negligence to the importance of maintenance. This leads to inefficiency at work since tiny particles which enter mats can block its functioning.
Wearwell, NoTrax, The Andersen Company, 3M, Aleco, American Mat Rubber, AmeriPride Services, Apache Mills, Cintas, Condor Group, Crown Matting Technologies, Guardian Floor Protection, Milliken & Company, Mountville Mills, Ranco Industries, SATECH, Smart Step, UniFirst.