This blog focusses on a topic that gets talked about a lot – health and well-being at work. And while this is a commonly discussed subject, it’s sometimes challenging for employers, particularly in safety-critical industries - to have the right solutions in place which provide the support, resources and protection to ensure their staff’s well-being.
Foot pain is no joke. It’s distracting and uncomfortable for the wearer, and for an employer, it can mean an unhappy, unproductive workforce.
What is the purpose of insoles?
A necessary part of the shoemaking process, insoles have been used in footwear for many years and are either glued (non-removable) or removable. The small piece of material that sits underfoot, in your boots, is often taken for granted but can affect and influence things from your posture, and subsequently joint pain, through to tired legs or even how sweaty your[...]
Work place safety should be treated with utmost importance at all times. When the safety of your staff is compromised accidents are prone to happening. Did you know 1/2 of all workplace accidents are caused by slips, trips and falls? Which poses the question, are you wearing the right safety footwear for your job?
Sometimes it’s hard to know. It seems as if everyone is promoting insoles that offer various benefits, but what makes some better than others? We’ll help you by dispelling a few myths, so that you can understand what to look for when selecting insoles for your work shoes.