NeoCon 2020: To help you protect office workers, check out these antimicrobial, noise-dampening desk screens

by Brianna Crandall — July 29, 2020 — As buildings reopen from the pandemic, it is vital that the workplace is adapted to ensure employees can maintain social distancing guidelines and limit the risk of airborne germs being transferred between colleagues. Furniture designer and manufacturer Frövi, a British brand that fuses Scandinavian design with British craftsmanship, recently introduced two new protective screens for workplace safety, Picket and Protect.

Whether dividing individual desk space or an entire office area, the new range of screen solutions is designed to help keep employees safe and healthy and to improve well-being in the modern workplace environment.

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Frövi protective screens offer desk partitions designed to be quick and easy to install while improving the feeling of working in a safe environment. At the same time, they help maintain the sense of collaboration and togetherness which is so important when your team returns to the workplace.

Picket: felt modular screening system

Picket is a modular screening system made with antimicrobial Safe Felt that enables users to creatively divide work surfaces, allowing safe working with added aesthetic and acoustic advantages. Profiled to accommodate cable management, the protective screens feature brackets with removable fixing pads, and they are designed to roll up easily for storage.

Frövi Picket felt protective screens

Picket is a modular screening system made with antimicrobial Safe Felt that enables safe working, with aesthetic and acoustic benefits. Image courtesy Frövi

Made with recycled PET, the system is customizable — able to fit and cut to size — and is available now, in a range of six colors.

Protect: plastic protective screens

Protect is an adaptable plastic screening product designed to be quick and easy to assemble and install into any workplace. The protective screens are made of durable, easy-to-clean frosted polypropylene plastic material, which is also recyclable when it comes to the end of its use, making Protect a great temporary screen solution.


Protect frosted polypropylene protective screens are quick and easy to assemble and install, easy to clean, and recyclable at end of use, making a great temporary screen solution. Image courtesy Frövi

Adjustable to fit all sizes of existing work surfaces, the screens are profiled to accommodate cable management and can easily be removed to clean and sanitize. The screens are available now to order.

Click on the links above to find out more about the new protective screens, and visit the Frövi website to find out more about the company’s home office solutions or its new Colony octagonal, space-within-a-space metal pod structures.

Frövi designs and manufactures innovative furniture for social spaces, created in-house from the ground up and crafted to meet the growing demand for a new approach to communal areas within the workplace.