Industrial safety footwear is a form of protective gear designed to protect your feet against a wide range of workplace injuries. Safety footwear includes safety shoes as well as safety boots that come as per the application or safety requirement in a variety of fittings. Compression, impact, and perforation are the most common forms of foot injuries in the workplace. By forming a protective barrier between the user and the working area, safety shoes mitigate the effect of hazards.
Foot safety prevention systems relating to fit testing, collection, inspection, training and maintenance are conducted by manufacturers to protect workers from occupational foot injuries. These safety systems can require employers to comply with strict safety legislation and can also help save surplus costs for missed manufacturing time, workers’ compensation, and medical expenses.
In order to determine the work environment, manufacturers provide safety evaluation services to various industries. As per this program’s review, footwear specifications based on the present danger are obtained. Products are marked with various symbols which translate the requirements requested and the intended application. For eg, a green triangle implies a grade 1 protective toecap with sole puncture protection intended for heavy industrial working environments.