Every business environment has its own set of dangers and risks.
In environments such as hospitals, nursing homes, clinics, health centres and kitchens, the risk of slipping is greater than in other professions, due to the intrinsic characteristics of the floor or the use of particular substances or liquids.
Non-slip clogs ensure greater safety in these workplaces, as they prevent the risk of falling.
In the world of sanitary footwear, the category of rubber clogs is becoming increasingly popular. Reposa's professional sanitary clogs, in particular, are an example of a quality product, safe and reliable, providing the right comfort and support for the operators in the sector.
Following is a short and effective guide to learn more about the importance and benefits of quality sanitary clogs with non-slip properties.
Why are wearing non-slip safety clogs required in workplaces?
Workplaces with slippery floors, such as damp or oily surfaces have a high occurrence of falling accidents.
Non-slip professional footwear increases friction on slippery floors, providing a higher level of protection against accidental falls. Footwear with non-slip soles, on the other hand, increases the likelihood of slipping and does not provide adequate protection for users during the work shift.
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Why are Reposa non-slip clogs a must-have?
Thanks to the design of the tread and the inherent properties of the material from which they are made, Reposa footwear provides better traction in wet conditions, significantly reducing the risk of slipping by the operator. By passing specific tests, Reposa footwear is also able to resist slipping on specific substances.
Both the autoclavable and sterilisable lines have passed all anti-slip tests and achieved the highest level, SRC.
In addition to this important anti-slip feature, the footwear also has other technical properties, such as antistaticity and the ability to be easily washed or even sterilised.
Are there non-slip Reposa clogs for everyone?
Reposa clogs are specially designed for healthcare professionals operators of the beauty, ho.re.ca. and cleaning sector. They provide a wide choice of certified comfortable, and performing, professional footwear that comply with current PPE regulations. With their wide range of models, colours and design, Reposa professional clogs are suitable for lots of different professions.
Just to set an example, Reposa Max has a non-slip SRC sole, allowing an increased resistance to slippery surfaces. In addition, the presence of side windows allows ensure the right ventilation of the feet and an easier and efficient cleaning process.
What are the other benefits of wearing Reposa non-slip clogs?
Working while walking or standing for prolonged periods can lead to various physical problems. Not to mention the risk of slipping or of crushing or injuring your feet, caused by falling or stepping on sharp objects.
Reposa's non-slip clogs are equipped with various features to protect the professionals who wear them from such dangers. Some of the main technical features in addition to non-slip are:
Improve posture - the heel of the clogs has anti-shock capabilities, ensuring that the legs and ankles are properly supported, thus preventing possible back pain problems.
Comfort - the staff will be less stressed if they wear comfortable footwear that allows them to do their jobs in comfort and safety.
Increasing adaptability - preparing you to wear for any weather to work with total efficiency; it won't be a challenge whether it's torrential rain or subzero temps in the outdoors.
Prevention from falls - embellished with anti-slip soles, these cogs can help avoid injuries, creating a lower-risk environment. Some also come with anti-shock heels, making them safe against electric shocks.
Are Reposa non-slip clogs compliant with safety standards?
Reposa footwear, which has the above-mentioned antislip characteristics, is certified with specific antislip tests by third parties, which assign the footwear the anti-slip grade. SRA, SRB or SRC. Almost all Reposa footwear is SRC (maximum level of anti-slip).