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People spend about 80,000 hours of their lives doing work while sitting. Sitting in an uncomfortable chair can be unpleasant, if not unhealthy, so workers should choose their office chairs carefully.
“It’s important to have a chair that adjusts in height and depth, offers recline and provides armrest options to avoid work-related injuries,” says Fred Colony, vice president of casegoods and seating for The HON Company, a designer and manufacturer of office furniture. (Arens