Feet Don't Fail Me Now! Foot Safety in the Workplace

Feet Don't Fail Me Now! Foot Safety in the Workplace

While protecting workers' feet from injury in the workplace is important, other aspects of foot protection – such as comfort and slip-resistance – also come into play.

Have you ever noticed that there are a number of famous quotes that talk about feet? "Keep your eyes on the stars and your feet on the ground." –  Theodore Roosevelt. "Better to die on one's feet than to live on one's knees." – Dolores Ibarruri. "The foot feels the foot when it feels the ground." – Buddha. "Put your best foot forward." – Mom.

Perhaps we talk about feet because when our feet hurt or are injured, it's difficult to concentrate on anything else. And for all that w

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