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A few years ago, brown safety boots were a very rare phenomenon. Now? They are starting to really rival their Black and Sand contemporaries. 

Popular for construction and engineering and huge overseas, we have launched a new brown safety boot: the VR601.01 Bison IGS. Also available in Black hide and Honey nubuck, the Bison IGS will completely replace the VR601 Cougar. 

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When you think of the perfect construction safety boot, what springs to your mind? It’s got to be the Puma!

The iconic and best-selling honey-coloured derby boot from V12 has been ramped up in safety, style and slip resistance. The result? The beautifully crafted all new VR602.01 Puma IGS. This boot will directly replace the VR602.

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The perfect safety boot for construction, engineering and the oil and gas industry, we are very proud to introduce the all new VR600.01 Bison IGS to you today; which will directly replace both the VR600 and the VR640. 

It's part of a family of three: also available in Brown and Sand - but its own distinct audience, we thought it deserved a whole 600 words of its own. 

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Like tyres, the soles of our shoes are our only contact with the ground. They need to provide excellent grip and traction to prevent us from slipping over. That's why we have been inspired by tyre technology to create our most innovative and slip resistant sole to date: the Intelligent Grip System.

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We are pleased to announce that Toolstation, one of the UK’s fastest growing and best known suppliers of tools, accessories and building supplies, are now official suppliers of the V12 MukGuard.

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Having announced the launch of the Caiman, our ‘new breed of boot’, in August, we are now excited to release a closer look at this versatile safety boot in it’s natural environment. The film has been produced in the style of a David Attenborough Natural World documentary and features a voiceover by Paul Burling, a British impressionist and Britain’s Got Talent finalist. 

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Our in-house design team works tirelessly to develop footwear that is optimized for challenging working environments. That’s why we’re really excited to be introducing the new Caiman – fully waterproof, lightweight and incredibly durable.

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We’re delighted to introduce our new boot, the incredible Avenger. Based on the best-selling Bison, the Avenger is a high-leg boot developed in collaboration with key industry experts. Offering complete comfort and safety, the Avenger has an easy on-off zip-side with half bellows combined with a lace system to ensure good ankle support. With a scuff cap for increased boot life the Avenger[...]

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Is SRC the best slip rating for the work place?

The key part of this question is ‘best for the work place’. SRC is currently the top rating for slip resistance under the EN ISO 20345:2011 standard and requires passing both the SRA and SRB test for it to achieve the rating. These tests are carried out on a testing rig under laboratory conditions using two specified surfaces: SRA uses a ceramic[...]

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We’re phasing out the Beaver V6401 as its lighter, more comfortable companion, the Beaver V6411 enjoys increasing popularity. As one of the lightest and most comfortable uniform shoes available, the Beaver V6411 with its composite toecap and SRC slip resistant sole has, for many, become the shoe of choice.

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