Safety Footwear: Preventing Long Term Problems Today

Did you know that your feet are one of the most important parts of your body? They help to regulate your internal temperature, they provide you with the ability to be stand and they get you from one place to another by increasing your mobility. Feet are an essential and valuable part of the human body so it stands to reason that they need to be properly cared for and protected.


This is where safety footwear comes in. Depending on the type of work you are going to do you will want to select the most ideal footwear for your needs. For example there is a safety boot called the Boots Blundstone 992 Lace Up (Zip Side). This boot features rubber outsoles that are designed to increase slip resistance. This means that the person that is wearing this type of boot will be less likely to slip and fall, thereby protecting them from unnecessary injury.


Since this particular boot also comes with thermal regulating technology the person wearing them will be able to work in varying temperature environments because they will not need to worry about their feet getting too hot or too cold. Since our feet our body to regulate temperature having boots that can assist in that process makes maintaining an even internal body temperature that much easier.


Another nice feature from this particular brand of boot is the electrical hazard resistant. This feature can be very helpful for someone that has to work with electrical equipment.   Even those that do not work around electrical equipment can work with a little more peace of mind in a pair of safety shoes that are carefully designed to ensure that the wearers feet are properly protected.


The ultimate goal in wearing safety shoes and safety clothing is to ensure that when you are working you are properly protected from anything that may come your way. In the same way that a fire fighter will put on his fireman’s suit before going out to put out the blaze, you need to take the steps to protect yourself from unsafe situations.


When it comes to your feet, a valuable asset, protection is important and choosing the right protection can mean the difference between staying protected or not. Safety gear is not just for when you are at work but for whenever you are doing a job that requires just a little more protection of your most valuable asset…you.


At The Coalface Boots, Workwear and Safety
Shop 5/281-283 Penshurst Street,
North Willoughby, NSW 2068
(02) 9417 1292




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