Hazards exist in every workplace in many different forms. Employees face many possible foot injuries from falling/rolling objects, crushing or penetrating materials, hot substances, corrosive or poisonous materials and electrical hazards to name a few.
For generations, people accepted that sore, tired feet were just a result of a hard day’s work, and tugging at the unforgiving leather boots to take them off at the end of the day became a symbolic end-of-work ritual that allowed the exhausted worker to finally put their work-weary feet up, before they try and recover until starting the cycle all over again the next morning.
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.
One way to help prevent slips, trips and falls is to make sure shoe covers provide as much traction and slip resistance as possible. Kimtech Pure A8 Unitrax Shoe Covers from Kimberly-Clark Professional do this by delivering four times more grip than competitive products.