What Regular Chair Massage With I.M. Spa Can Do For Your Company

  • Reduce stress
  • Increase productivity
  • Decrease risk of injury
  • Decrease recovery time from injury
  • Decrease employee sick time
  • Improve immune system function
  • Improve physical and psychological well-being

Top Companies Offer Massage Therapy In The Workplace

Among the companies identified as the ”100 Best for Working Mothers,” 77% offered massage therapy to their employees.

18% of corporations with more than 500 employees offered massage therapy to their employees versus 11% of companies nationwide of all sizes that were surveyed.

Companies offering massage therapy as an employee benefit include Allstate, Best Buy, Cisco Systems, FedEx, Gannett (USA Today), General Electric, Hewlett-Packard, Home Depot, JC Penney, Kimberly-Clark, Yahoo! and Texas Instruments.

S.C. Johnson says that more and more managers recognize the benefits of massage for their employees, and the company has been offering massage therapy as a benefit for more than 10 years.

All statistics referenced by the American Massage Therapy Association

Research Shows That Massage Therapy Benefits Employees In The Workplace

A study by the Touch Research Institute at the University of Miami found that after five weeks, a group of 26 employees who had 15-minute massages twice weekly in the office fared better than a control group of 24 employees who were just told to close their eyes and relax. The massaged group experienced…reduced stress and improved performance, while the control group did not.