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Your Best Choice of Security Boot: The Kronos

A safe, sturdy, reliable security boot is essential when working as a security officer. South Africa’s expansive private security industry is the fourth largest in the world per capita. According to BusinessTech, there are five private security guards to every one police officer in the country. In a nation with one of the highest crime rates on the continent, more …

Safety Boots and the law: how to ensure your workplace conform to occupational safety regulations

The Occupational Health and Safety Act is clear that South African employers must provide employees with relevant safety equipment including: “suitable goggles, spectacles, face shields, welding shields, visors, hard hats, protective helmets, caps, gloves, gauntlets, aprons, jackets, capes, sleeves, leggings, spats, gaiters, protective footwear, protective overalls, or any similar safety equipment or facility of a type that will effectively prevent …

The best safety boots for construction workers

Safety boots are an essential part of construction site PPE.  Construction sites are, of course, full of potential hazards.  Working from height, you need good safety boots with good grip and effective non-slip heels. The risk of falling materials necessitates effective toe protection, indicating safety shoes with a steel toe cap or a toe cap made from composite materials. And …

Choosing steel midsole PPE boots in South Africa

A steel midsole does not come standard on all protective footwear. For that reason, for applications in which a steel midsole is required, it’s essential to check the specs of relevant safety boots to ensure they offer complete protection.  What are steel midsoles? A steel midsole provides a safety boot with puncture resistance. That means the boot offers protection from …

Where to buy bulk safety boots in South Africa

Whether you’re responsible for PPE on a mine, at a factory or in a construction environment, your first consideration is likely to be securing an adequate supply of safety boots. The South African market offers various brands from numerous suppliers but bulk orders depend crucially on balancing two considerations: quality and cost. Assessing quality in safety boots Any large safety …

Bova v Kaliber – a comparison

Bova and Kaliber are two of the leading manufacturers of safety footwear. Both brands offer workplace safety and comfort. Both Kaliber and Bova manufacture safety shoes according to leading industry standards.  Importantly, Kaliber and Bova offer a wide range of safety boots in various styles, to suit different applications. To understand why these companies can be considered premium manufacturers of …

Best Work Boots Supplier in South Africa

Which are the best work boots suppliers in South Africa? Obviously, the top footwear suppliers will provide quality work boots that meet the tough conditions of the South African workplace. And given the demand at mines, factories, workshops, farms and warehouses across SA, consumers are lucky to have many good options when it comes to choosing the best workplace equipment. …

The Best Security Footwear Supplier in South Africa

South Africa’s large security industry means there’s always a demand for reliable security footwear. But not all security boots are equal.  Whether you need footwear for guarding, protection services or any other situation in which rugged, reliable footwear is indicated, it’s essential to choose a supplier that offers security footwear made from quality materials purpose-designed for demanding environments.  Kaliber security …

Best Safety Boots Supplier in South Africa

South Africa has strict laws about workplace safety, as specified in the Occupational Health and Safety Act and other legislation. Adequate PPE means that effective safety boots are non-negotiable. Constructions sites, factories, industrial yards and other hazardous work spaces must include high quality safety boots for all who require them. Safety boots must conform to the standards set out by …