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Office Health and Safety police

(4 Posts)
oscarwilde Fri 28-Sep-12 16:37:20

So, I carried a yoga ball into work, blew the blasted thing up and have now been told that due to Health and Safety they won't let me sit on it.... Grr
I "can have anything I want" instead. Hmmmm grin
Only 5 weeks at work left - anyone got any suggestions for alternative seating. My tailbone is numb though that's probably because I am desk bound and not taking enough breaks more so than the quality of my current chair.

ThunderboltKid Fri 28-Sep-12 16:40:55

How ridiculous! Our H&S actually encourage and supply gym balls (not just for pregnant people!)

Olpol Fri 28-Sep-12 16:56:32

Why not ask for one of these

Orenishii Fri 28-Sep-12 17:04:13

I ended up working from home because I had a high desk and could stand. Sadly, I think prolonged sitting is the worst thing for the tailbone/sciatic nerve/SI joint issue. I was getting electric shocks down my right leg - it was horrendous and sitting makes it so much worse.

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