A scuff cap can be a valuable addition to a safety boot, and while this piece of material might be relatively small, it can have a big impact on the levels of durability and comfort of a boot. A scuff cap might not be a necessary safety feature for everyone, but after reading this blog and the guidance it offers, you’ll be clear and confident about whether or not you, or the people within your[...]
There are all kinds of safety boots out there for multiple industries and applications, and it’s easy to get lost in the many features being offered. And in the long list of safety specs available, some are fairly familiar: waterproof, toe and midsole protection, anti-static and slip-rated soles. But what about met protection?
We’re super excited to show you the new Lynx range - high performance boots for people in high performance roles. We want to tell you more about how we’ve made these ultra-comfortable and durable waterproof boots – and why we know you’re going to love them.
The best way to describe our trainer and hiker range? Footwear packed with benefits! These incredibly lightweight, comfortable styles all come with the Keymark Safety Accreditation ensuring safe feet, all day, every day. We are the first and only footwear company to currently have this safety accreditation, proving our commitment to providing the safest footwear for a wide range of industries.
The Southern Enterprise Awards recently named V12 Footwear as 2020's ‘Best Industrial Footwear Company’. This would not be possible without our loyal customer base and we are humbled and thankful for every one. Reflecting on a hugely turbulent year for many people and many businesses, not just in the UK but the whole world, we are very proud to be recognised for our continuing growth and speed[...]
What are Chemical Resistant Work Boots?
Chemical resistant work boots are made to offset the hazards of using, working with, combining or storing chemicals. They protect workers from the risk of skin injuries, allergies, infections and chemical burns caused by hazardous chemical leaks and spills. Therefore, chemical resistant boots are essential for anyone working with chemicals.
We know that steel toe and midsole safety footwear has been regarded as the favoured choice for foot protection across most industries. More recently, without compromising on safety, metal-free footwear (also known as composite) is replacing traditional steel toe and midsole safety footwear at scale, which is not surprising given the many benefits of choosing to go metal-free.
Since April 2018 the European Commission published a new PPE legislation EU 2016/425. This regulation requires distributors, importers & manufacturers of PPE to all hold a shared responsibility in ensuring compliance with safety & quality standards.
All distributors must now verify that all PPE they stock carries the correct markings, including the CE mark, before placing it on the market. They[...]
We are very pleased to have been nominated for two highly desired awards by the Professional Clothing Industry Association Worldwide.
The Professional Clothing Awards 2019
On the evening of Wednesday 19th June 2019, at The Montcalm in Marble Arch, London, we attended the prestigious 10th Annual Professional Clothing Awards Ceremony.
We are very excited to announce the release of our brand new, high spec range of safety trainers and hikers. With one mission in mind, which has always been to create lightweight comfortable footwear that is packed with benefits! These incredibly lightweight, comfortable styles all come with the Keymark Safety Accreditation ensuring safe feet, all day, every day. We are the first and only[...]