With the influx of new generations of workers, advances in materials science and mounting regulation and litigation on worker safety, the future of industrial footwear is changing. Prognosticating the safety culture of tomorrow, here are five industry predictions on safety footwear between now and 2020:
Collection offers immediate delivery of safety footwear for new hires
May 16, 2016
Lehigh Outfitters, a nationwide online retailer of work footwear for corporations, employees and individual consumers, has launched its new QuickFit collection encompassing free overnight delivery on two protective toe footwear styles for only $89 per pair.
Tingley Rubber Corporation, a leading supplier of protective footwear and clothing, announces the introduction of Winter-Tuff® Orion XTTM Ice Traction Overshoes in sizes S to 2XL to fit men’s work boots 4 to 15. “Tingley has long been known as the ‘overshoe company’ and we’re upholding that tradition with the debut of the Orion XT”, said Robert Petersen, Product Manager for Tingley Rubber.
Steel Blue boots kicks off its launch into the US market at the country’s largest safety expo – a fitting platform for Australia’s leading safety footwear brand
August 11, 2015
For decades the humble safety boot was simply considered part of a uniform and remained hard, heavy and uncomfortable despite advancements in safety and comfort technology. Steel Blue boots’ innovative attitude and industry leadership has set them apart from other brands and they are the only work boot down under to be endorsed by the Australian Physiotherapy Association.