What are Metatarsal Safety Boots?

If you’ve been asked whether you and your team wear metatarsal safety boots and you’re not sure exactly which ones to buy, then you’re not alone!  Why wear metatarsal safety boots? Protecting the toes and midsole is important, however, the fragile metatarsal bones; the bones that connect the toes to the hind and mid-foot and…

Cool Down with Lightweight Safety Footwear from Goodyear

So the weather’s hot and you have to wear safety footwear.  Great!  However, chill out.  Safety footwear can be lightweight and cool.  Literally.  Like the Goodyear range of safety trainers, hiker-style safety boots and sandals. A stylish, lightweight range of safety footwear, say goodbye to clunky, hot and bothersome safety boots this summer. Choose S1 Goodyear Safety…

Give Cold, Water, Heat and Electricity the Boot

Working onsite, whether it’s in construction, utilities, offshore oil and gas, rail, farming, highways or mining and quarry, it doesn’t take long for the cold and wet to creep in. Not to mention the risks that come with working around electricity in damp conditions. The Rock Fall RF290 Silt with free shipping is an S5…

What Are Electrical Hazard Safety Boots?

Metal-free safety boots are one thing, but safety boots that protect wearers against electrical risks of 18KV are another.  These are classed as Electrical Hazard Safety Boots. For a workforce that is regularly close to rail, cabling and wiring and indeed, electrical equipment and machinery, you need Electrical Hazard Safety Boots that exceed EN and…

Responsible Mining Index – Safety Footwear for Miners

A new Responsible Mining Index highlights gaps in industry transparency and execution of policies, according to mining.com.

 The Responsible Mining Foundation, a not-for-profit organisation based in the Netherlands, recently produced a report that studies a large percentage of the mining industry and revealed that many mining companies do not always enforce their own policies around…

Ladies Safety Footwear Gets Even Better

Women certainly shouldn’t monkey around with safety, wearing the nearest male safety footwear size in the hope that they protect their feet effectively from hazards. That’s bananas! Rock Fall’s superb Vixen range of women’s safety boots, shoes and trainers reaches new heights, with fantastic, stylish new models now available – Designed using female lasts i.e.…