The Active Workplace Study: Protocol for a Randomized Controlled Trial with Sedentary Workers.

Brad Wipfli, Portland State University
Sara Wild, Oregon Health & Science University
Ginger C. Hanson, Johns Hopkins University
Steven A. Shea, Portland State University
Kerri Winters-Stone, Oregon Health & Science University
Saurabh S. Thosar, Oregon Health & Science University


Sedentary behavior is pervasive in the workplace and is harmful to health. Research on the effectiveness of comprehensive workplace interventions to reduce sedentary behavior and improve worker health and safety is crucial as sedentary jobs become more common.