The Saddle Chair by Finnish brand Salli is good for backs, its designer says, because it keeps your upper body in a position similar to when you stand. Having the right office chair is important, especially for those seated long hours at work. Photo: Tarmo Valmela/PhotoDance Valmela

If sitting is the new smoking, these reinvented office chairs will keep your blood pumping and spare you from pain

  • Our sofas are too soft, our chairs encourage bad posture, our spines are less upright –so designers have reworked the office chair to be kinder on our bodies
  • That should be a relief in places like Hong Kong where office hours are long and we are chained to our desks
Topic |   Architecture and design

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The Saddle Chair by Finnish brand Salli is good for backs, its designer says, because it keeps your upper body in a position similar to when you stand. Having the right office chair is important, especially for those seated long hours at work. Photo: Tarmo Valmela/PhotoDance Valmela
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