Articles by Roger Huard

Waterproofing, insulation and boot style promote peak performance

Choosing the best all-around boot that will be comfortable in almost any condition is a challenge.

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Footwear fundamentals: Understanding the basics leads to safety and comfort

When selecting footwear, there are key components that can significantly affect the wearer’s safety and comfort.

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New comfort & performance technologies for work boots

What are some of the main components that people should consider when selecting safety footwear?

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Lighten up

Advanced materials make boots flexible, lightweight & durable
Conventional wisdom used to be the heavier and more inflexible a boot was, the better it would protect feet in industrial and other work environments.

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Footwear 101

The following list serves as a crash course in the vocabulary of today’s safety footwear. 

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The good old steel safety-toe cap

Despite the continued preeminence of the traditional steel cap, changes have happened and are happening in the safety-toe industry.
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From work to weekends

A guide for selecting safety footwear
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Scenes from the World of Safety

Sights, signs & symbols from the National Safety Congress & Expo held in San Diego, CA, September 15-18

11/4/14 2:00 pm EST

Eye Injuries: You rarely see them coming. Practical Solutions for reducing injuries to the eye.

The 3M Eye Injury Reduction webinar will provide an examination of how to help solve eye injuries in the workplace. This issue continues to challenge virtually every industry, and the solution is often times multifaceted. 3M will share some new tools and approaches to help you in solving this issue.

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2014 October

This issue features articles about PPE safety and OSHA standards

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Safety Engineering, 4th Edition

A practical, solutions-driven reference, Safety Engineering, 4th edition, has been completely revised and updated to reflect many of today’s issues in safety.

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For Distributors Only - SEPTEMBER 2014

ISHN FDO SEPTEMBER 2014For Distributors Only is ISHN's niche brand standard-sized magazine supplement aimed at an audience of 2,000 U.S. distributors that sell safety products. Circulation only goes to distributors. CHECK OUT THE SEPTEMBER 2014 ISSUE OF FDO HERE


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