There is usually modest environmental constraints when designing laboratory furniture. Not that the handled products are particularly friendly but the manipulations are made inside fume hoods.
The first point is therefore caring about a maximum ergonomy that will optimize a space which, always, will be too restrain or not adequate, while choosing affordable but resistant materials because accidents can always occur... Unfortunately, we don't have in almost 20 years, the experience of one laboratory of our own design that once needed a lifting.
Along "standard" furniture, Israflow can provide many kinds of more specialized items such as anti-vibration tables or isolators. Here are some examples. Click on the thumbnail to see the full size image.