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SATECH Unveils New Look at 2017 PNAA Conference

February 21, 2017 — Anti-Fatigue Blog

We were pleased to be an exhibitor at the 2017 Pacific Northwest Aerospace Alliance (PNAA). The PNAA promotes the growth and success of the aerospace industry with events designed to connect aerospace interests, inspire leaders and educate policy makers. The Alliance’s members represent every segment of the aerospace industry, and are responsible for designing, manufacturing and supplying parts and services that launch rockets, fly planes and even land on Mars! We appreciate the opportunity of being part of such a wonderful organization.                          

Study Links Heart Health with Reduced Risk of Falls

February 14, 2017 — Blog Fall Protection Blog

Every February people are bombarded with the message of love. Stores are adorned in red and pink hearts, cupids, cute stuffed animals and heart-shaped candies while jewelry advertisements take over the airwaves. Host to arguably the most romantic holiday throughout the year, it may come as no surprise that February is often called the month of Love. With all the hype centered around February 14th, AKA Valentine’s Day, did you know that February is also host to another important national observance? What could be as important as love, you ask? The answer is your heart. Which is why February is… Continue Reading →

Fall Protection for Seniors in the Home and at Care Facilities

February 10, 2017 — Blog Fall Protection Blog

We cannot be everywhere at once for our loved ones, but SmartCells Bedside Fall Protection Mats can be. Convenient and cost effective, SmartCells fall protection mats provide a stable standing surface as well as a cushioned landing surface for balance impaired individuals. SmartCells Fall Protection Mats are very effective, but they can only do their job if the individual who falls manages to land on the mat. It may make much more sense to provide the fall protection where the person falls, rather than hope the person falls where the protection is. For that reason, SmartCells Fall Protection flooring installed throughout a bedroom… Continue Reading →

SmartCells: The Cure for the Sedentary Office

February 8, 2017 — Anti-Fatigue Blog

The Issue: Humans are not sedentary creatures, but modern televisions, computers and automobiles have forced people to spend far longer sitting down than standing up. This has serious consequences for the weight, posture and ultimately lifespan of many individuals. This infographic explains the sad truth about the amount of time we all spend sitting on a daily basis. To learn more about why sitting isn’t the best idea and what you can do about it at check out this article we found on why sitting is killing you. With that being said, standing too long on the wrong surface can… Continue Reading →

How To Make Industrial Best Practices a Priority with SmartCells

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Does your work force spend extended periods of time on their feet?  If so, SmartCells may be just the solution you have been looking for.  We have worked with many large companies including Boeing, Amazon, Costco and Disney to name a few. SmartCells Anti-Fatigue Industrial floor solutions are ergonomically engineered to improve worker safety and productivity.  We offer custom mats, runners, flooring and insoles. Don’t take our word for it though, here’s what our customers are saying: “Our teammates work better on these mats. SmartCells’ mats definitely make a difference Sharon, EHS Lead – Aerospace “My feet are happier than… Continue Reading →

Beyond Flowers and Candy-7 Unforgettable Valentine’s Day Adventures

February 6, 2017 — Anti-Fatigue Blog

  Hoping to impress your honey on Valentine’s Day this year?  As February 14th approaches, take the time to try something uniquely fun and different. You don’t have to break the bank to come up with something extravagant or over-the-top. Instead of stressing out over finding the perfect gift, think of a fun adventure you can share.  To get you started, we have some fun and creative ways you can show your significant other you care. Date Idea #1 – Dinner and a movie Always a classic, right? Take your sweetheart to a show and indulge in a nice dinner… Continue Reading →

The Secret to Optimal Health From a 96-year-old Athlete

February 1, 2017 — Anti-Fatigue Blog

Being healthy might not be much of a secret at all, as we have learned from one of the oldest athletes on the planet.  Charles Eugster, 96, is a runner, body-builder, public speaker, writer, rower and wakeboarder.  He was 87 years old when he realized his body was deteriorating and instead of settling for his muffin-top, he did something about it.  Charles began training at the gym with a former Mr. Universe and rebuilt his body from scratch.  You can read more about Charles and his health journey at http://bit.ly/2jRmkKH Being healthy doesn’t have to be limited by age or… Continue Reading →

6 Strategies to Help You Stick to Your Fitness Resolutions

January 12, 2017 — Anti-Fatigue Blog

  It is well known that January is the busiest season for setting New Year’s resolutions.  After the holiday season of eating, drinking, and being merry, many of us have set goals in the realms of exercise, diet and weight loss, to name a few.  Despite our best intentions, many of us abandon our resolutions before the year is through, and a third of us won’t even make it to the end of January!  What is it that stops us from attaining our goals and keeping our commitment to resolutions?  Several factors are at play and we have some great… Continue Reading →

6 Tips to Reduce Holiday Stress

December 14, 2016 — Blog

The holidays are known as the most wonderful time of the year for many, offering a chance to reconnect with friends and family, but they can also be stressful. Maybe you are worried about money because you feel pressure to buy and give gifts. Not to mention all the events, shopping, cooking and travel. There never seems to be enough time to get things done. No matter how old or young you are, chances are you have experienced stress at one point in your life or another. In fact, according to statistics, 77% of Americans regularly experience stress-related symptoms. Furthermore, 1… Continue Reading →

Who are we and why did we drop an egg?

September 9, 2016 — Blog

We Believe Life Shouldn’t Hurt At Satech Inc. we believe that life shouldn’t hurt. That is why we designed a suite of anti-fatigue mats, runners, flooring and insoles to keep you feeling good. Our SmartCells cushioning technology is firm and supportive, cushions on impact and rebounds to lift the foot. This unique dual stiffness is so responsive it can even prevent an egg from breaking. In case you missed it check out our Egg Drop Video: SmartCells Products Are Used By Leading Companies SmartCells anti-fatigue mats and insoles are used worldwide by Amazon, Boeing, Costco, American Airlines and many more… Continue Reading →

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