When it comes to on-the-job safety, footwear serves as the
main point of contact between workers and their environment.
Because of the key role safety boots play in personal protective equipment (PPE), it is important to consider the various safety, performance, and comfort features as they relate to your job, work environment, and personal fitting requirements.
In safety footwear, there are a few key specifications that electrical workers need to consider. Generally speaking, the environments that this industry works in require a safety toe designed to protect against the impact of heavy objects falling onto, or rolling over the toes along with a puncture resistant sole plate to protect against sharp objects penetrating through the sole of the footwear and into the wearer’s foot.Read the full article in our digital magazine