Demanding industries like mining, forestry, construction and more, require protective safety footwear that can withstand tough conditions and dangerous workplace hazards.
There are many reasons to wear gumboots with steel toe protection, especially when working in dangerous, physical industries. These benefits include:
Sharp objects and dangerous machinery can easily cause lacerations and injuries. With steel toe gumboots, the wearer is protected from sharp workplace hazards.
Steel toe caps are designed to withstand great amounts of pressure. This means that while you’re working, you’ll be safeguarded from heavy falling objects injuring your feet.
A long-trusted staple for many industries, including the mining industries, PVC gumboots offer important water resistance. This protects the wearer from wet and damp working conditions.
Unlike other work boots, steel toe gumboots can be washed easily and dry quickly, so that you can keep your workwear hygienic and ready for another day of work in no time.
Each industry has its own unique safety requirements, tailored to protect the people who work in those industries. The combined benefits of durable protection and water resistance are important to safeguard workers in demanding industries such as mining, food processing, construction, and forestry, to name a few, making gumboots with sturdy steel-toe caps a good safety footwear fit for hazardous work environments.
Since our inception in 1977, Neptun Boot has been dedicated to creating innovative and high-quality footwear that protects a wide range of industries. Our well-trusted, heavy-duty Shosholoza gumboot range, offers a variety of innovative safety features such as safety steel toes, steel midsole and metatarsal protector to keep you safe – no matter how tough the job.