Safety Footwear Procurement in the US
This report is intended to assist buyers of safety footwear. Safety footwear can include boots, shoes, clogs, sandals and insoles designed to protect the foot from hazards. Safety footwear includes hazardous-material-protective footwear, cleanroom footwear, insulated cold-weather shoes, waterproof boots and military boots. Suppliers of protective footwear include manufacturers, wholesalers and retailers. Common buyers of safety footwear typically include operators in the military, construction, food service and manufacturing sectors. This report excludes athletic footwear, safety apparel and face and head protection.