Work Uniform Blog

Why Your Business Needs a High-Quality Floor Mat System

When it comes to makeshift floor protection and attempts to improve safety, we’ve seen it all.

From cheap, store-bought mats that buckle, curl and tear, to cardboard covering the floor, to what appears to have become permanent wet floor signs … all used in areas where a rental floor mat, which is cleaned and exchanged on a regular basis, would have been a much better solution.  

What’s So Bad About Store-Bought Mats?

Store-bought mats typically don’t last long and become trip hazards when they start to curl, crack, buckle, and tear. And because they are not cleaned professionally, for

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Sloppy Weather Meets its Mat(ch)

Ulti-Mat detail

In Chicago, we don’t need a groundhog to tell us if the weather is about to change. It’s always about to change.

And while we had a bit of a dry spell over the summer, it’s already time to start thinking about that wet, sloppy season known as… well you know what it’s known as.

Not to cast a cloud (ahem) over what is shaping up to be a beautiful fall, but if you run a business, it is time to start planning for sloppy weather.

That means having the right accessories underfoot.

Keep Mud, Sleet, Snow &

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The Right Floor Mat System for Keeping Your Workplace Clean and Safe

By Sergio Peña, District Service Manager

As a District Service Manager and 15-year member of the Roscoe Team, I have had the privilege of meeting a lot of customers over the years, beginning as a Route Service Representative. And while our work uniforms are the “meat and potatoes” of this business, as my supervisor once told me, I have also spent a lot of time helping customers take care of their floors as well.

As an industry veteran, I know that appearance matters. That includes what you see when you’re looking down. Floor mats are an important part of maintaining …

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Floor Mats Put Your Branding Where Everybody Will See It

Floor mats are an important part of workplace safety. But they’re also a high visibility spot for promoting your brand.

People use sight to assist in navigating terrain, which means we spend a lot of time looking at the floor. We look down when crossing thresholds, navigating stairs, crossing a busy sidewalk, and even when we step on mats.

With Roscoe’s branded mat products, you can get even more out of your floor mat system with high definition images and messaging on a variety of mats, including long bristle and coffee mats.

Floor mats serve an important purpose in the …

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How Floor Mats Help Create a Safer Workplace

In the midst of the all-encompassing efforts to control the spread of the coronavirus, it can seem as if workplace safety has been reduced to a single focus.

Business owners know better. Maintaining workplace safety requires a diligent effort around accident prevention, cleanliness, and the management of stress and fatigue year-round, no matter what other challenges are with us.

Floor mats play an important role in this effort. While floor mats can be used for their appearance and for branding, floor mats are safety accessories first and foremost.

34,000 Slip and Falls Per Year

In 2018, the U.S. Department of

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