Articles in Category: Foot Protection

Is it time to replace your safety boots?

Is it time to replace your safety boots?

When it comes to choosing your safety boots, many criteria that are often overlooked must be taken into account. Wearing adapted safety boots can help reduce the risks of injuries and help make the work safer. Therefore, it is important to know how to recognize the risks associated with the workplace as well as the technologies and certifications available to protect the worker against these risks. It is also essential to know the different boot components that are required for the proper protection of the foot, as well as when to replace a boot that is worn out.

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Discover the Lightest Safety Boots on the Market!

Discover the Lightest Safety Boots on the Market!

When pursuing a professional activity with potential risks of foot injuries, it is crucial to wear safety boots adapted to the conditions of each task to accomplish. Choosing a work boot requires several elements. In addition to meeting the specific needs of the work conditions, particular attention must be paid to the protection factor of the boot, the height of the upper, the shock-absorption capacity, adherence, resistance and general comfort.

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How to choose the right safety shoes

How to choose the right safety shoes

Today’s market offers a vast array of safety footwear. To make the right choice, it is important to assess the working environment and the tasks to be performed. See how you can make an informed choice.

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The evolution of safety footwear [Interview with ROYER]

The evolution of safety footwear [Interview with ROYER]

The environment and work conditions of an employee must be assessed to select the appropriate safety footwear. Does the employee work standing, seated, on uneven, slippery or wet surfaces? Is he at risk of objects falling on his feet, receive an electric shock, or being stuck? All these situations require needs analysis to find the safety footwear that will properly protect the worker’s feet and prevent possible injuries.

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ROYER presents the 2350 GSP boot

ROYER presents the 2350 GSP boot

Georges St-Pierre is proud to associate his name and image to the brand new ROYER boot: the 2350 GSP. Strong, robust and performant, it adapts to harsh elements while providing uncompromising comfort.

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Safety footwear: a huge leap for workers!

Safety footwear: a huge leap for workers!

Safety footwear is mandatory for all workers exposed to risks of foot injury. Whether they are reinforced with a steel, aluminum or composite toe, they must be selected according to the hazards found in the workplace, in addition to adhering to the CSA Z195-09 safety standards. Unfortunately, did you know it has not been always the case?

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Are the feet of your employees properly protected?

Are the feet of your employees properly protected?

The best boot protects against daily hazards faced by the employee. Certain models are performant, but none are entirely appropriate for every single existing workplace. Sharp material, slippery floor, danger of electric shock in case of a water leak… Each risk requires a specific protection!

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A protection designed with construction sites in mind

A protection designed with construction sites in mind

In a plant, pipes are everywhere! There are so many products to transport, including ventilation and water, that the structures on the ceiling quickly become incredibly complicated and dangerous to maintain! For a safe access, the residual capacity of the equipment must be assessed; an almost impossible task if the pipes are accumulated up to the acceptable limit.

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