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ASTM F2413-18: Performance Requirements for Protective (Safety) Toe Cap Footwear

January 4, 2023

“Tingley is a leading manufacturer of protective apparel and footwear and steadfastly adheres to the American Society for Testing and Materials (ASTM) F2413-18 for the manufacture, assessment and labeling of safety footwear in terms of the toe cap impact and compression, puncture resistance, electrical hazard resistance and a range of other safety footwear protections. All…

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OSHA 1910.136: Foot Protection

January 4, 2023

“OSHA’s Foot Protection standard is foundational to what we do. For 100 years, Lehigh has been an innovative supplier of safety footwear. This quality standard is at our core and has even inspired us to expand beyond protection from the accidental injury to wellness protection from long-term debilitating foot and body ailments.” Lehigh CustomFit, 1-800-444-4086,…

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Four Key Steps When Selecting Slip-Resistant Footwear

October 25, 2022

By Nick Larkins, Contributor Designing a safety footwear program and selecting appropriate safety footwear to reduce accidents can seem overwhelming. You may be asking yourself, ‘Why should footwear be prioritized as part of my safety program?’ The answer: nearly one third of all non-fatal workplace accidents are slip, trip or fall related. Introducing or revising…

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Red Wing for Business Launches Fully Integrated Omnichannel PPE Solution to Provide Unparalleled Consumer Experience

June 28, 2022

Red Wing Shoe Company is excited to announce the next generation of Red Wing for Business, the industry-leading service platform that seeks to provide service to an increasingly complex industrial sector. By adding the capability for customers to order personal protective equipment (PPE) online, Red Wing for Business is now in a league of its…

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Dunlop Protective Footwear Receives Gold Rating From Ecovadis

March 3, 2022

EcoVadis, the international sustainability rating agency, has awarded Dunlop Protective Footwear a gold rating for 2022 for its sustainability practices. With this new rating, Dunlop has improved its rating compared to 2021 by one level. The new gold rating places Dunlop in the top five percent of all 85,000 companies assessed worldwide by EcoVadis. EcoVadis…

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Novel Cushioning System Made of VESTAMID Soft Foam for Safety Shoes

February 25, 2022

Safe, comfortable, and stylish. This is how BIG Arbeitsschutz GmbH believes footwear for the workplace should be. The activeBumper cushioning system developed using VESTAMID® PEBA has raised the bar setting a new standard for safety shoes. Safety shoes are usually worn all day and every day. A common aspect of the safety shoe across models…

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Dunlop Protective Footwear Announces Nationwide Parternship With Onesolution Sales and Marketing

January 31, 2022

Effective January 1, OneSolutionTM joined Dunlop Protective Footwear to expand customer-facing capabilities and accelerate market share growth in U.S. Industrial markets. OneSolution is a highly recognized outsourced U.S. sales and marketing agency committed to delivering customer value through direct access and nationwide coverage. The company leverages over 3 decades of experience in selling industrial footwear…

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Blundstone Boot Technology

January 25, 2022

Blundstone boots first reported for work back in 1870 and haven’t missed a day since. The company has been working job sites around the world learning how to minimize foot injuries and maximize foot comfort thanks to a dedicated research and development team based in Hobart, Tasmania. The boots reportedly withstand the toughest of environments,…

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ASTM F2413-18 – Protective Footwear Standard

January 4, 2022

“Tingley is a leading manufacturer of protective apparel and footwear and steadfastly adheres to the American Society for Testing and Materials (ASTM) F2413-18 for the manufacture, assessment and labeling of safety footwear in terms of toe cap impact and compression, puncture resistance, electrical hazard resistance, and a range of other safety footwear protections. All Tingley…

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1910.136(a) – Foot Protection

January 4, 2022

“At Red Wing, OSHA safety footwear standards are a driving force in everything we do. That’s why our safety program delivers superior-quality footwear that’s specified for your employees and their job sites. Our footwear has all the features, fit and comfort your workers need to feel confident and productive on the job — and even…

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