Industry Insight: Impact of Footwear Programs on Workplace Safety & Retention

March 28, 2024
Learn more about the key findings regarding safety footwear from this recent survey.

Are you concerned about the health and safety of your workforce? You're not alone. Recent data from the U.S. Bureau of Labor and Statistics paints a concerning picture: workplace injuries and illnesses increased by 7.5% in 2022 alone. Moreover, reports of fatigue due to illness surged, indicating a pressing need for proactive solutions.

This survey delves into the profound impact of proper footwear on employee health, safety, and satisfaction in the workplace. 

Key Findings:

  • Improved Safety Compliance: Companies with online safety footwear programs reported an impressive 86% compliance rate, compared to just 81% with alternative programs.

  • Enhanced Efficiency: Online programs not only saved time but also demonstrated a 15% higher time-saving efficiency compared to traditional methods.

  • Cost Savings: By reducing OSHA fines and workers' compensation claims, companies implementing online safety footwear programs enjoyed significant cost savings.

  • Boosted Employee Retention: With a 60% higher retention rate, businesses offering online safety footwear programs stood out as employers of choice, fostering loyalty and stability within their workforce.

Download our comprehensive research report to learn more! 

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