- Foot rests reduce muscles strain and fatigue. When your feet rest on the right elevation and in a comfortable angle, it has a complimenting effect on the muscles. Muscles tend to relax eliminating strain and fatigue. The whole body structure benefit as well. Back aches and pain in the lower body are indications the positions are incorrect.
- Foot rests eliminate discomfort in pressure points. This is an observation attached to some office products. In particular, the type of foot rest that employs shock-absorbing gels on the platform. Due to the cottony nature of gel, it soothes tired feet and reasonably eliminates stress on pressure points.