There are a variety of possible risks of working in a warehouse, such as falling objects and hazardous substances. That’s why it’s important the clothes and shoes you wear protect you from those risks as well as keeping you comfortable throughout the day.
At Shoes For Crews, we design and produce one of the largest and most comprehensive slip-resistant shoe product lines in the world, perfect for a range of roles and industries. To ensure you have the right shoes for your job, we’ve compiled a list of our best shoes for warehouse pickers below.
- Engineer III CT
- Tillman III CT
- Forkhill Black
- Colly Black
- Barra Black
In a warehouse environment, one of the biggest potential risks is falling objects. X1100N81 is designed with a steel toe, which helps prevent a wide range of possible injuries. This makes it a valuable feature to have when working in a warehouse so you can work with peace of mind.
They’re also waterproof and slip-resistant, so you can feel confident knowing your shoes will protect your feet while working.
You can cover more ground with less risk with X111081. It’s a puncture-resistant and slip-resistant safety shoe with a steel toe that’s also water-resistant to keep your feet warm and dry. So if there are any sharp objects in your warehouse, this shoe will keep your feet protected.
Its tapered outsole minimises the risk of tripping and it’s easy to wash and clean.
Bonnie is a vegan shoe that perfectly combines safety and comfort. Not only is it slip-resistant but it’s also puncture-resistant - two key features every warehouse worker needs in a pair of safe, comfortable footwear.
It’s also waterproof, so there’s no need to worry about liquid spills seeping through the shoes. Bonnie is a shoe that has the composite toe feature. These are usually lighter than steel toe boots and are completely metal-free, which can be more comfortable than steel toes. However, steel toes can handle a higher impact mass.
Consider your usual working environment to determine whether a composite toe will suffice or whether you need a steel toe shoe.
For those conscious of the materials their shoes are made out of, Clyde may be the shoe for you. It’s a vegan shoe and has a microfibre upper.
Working in a warehouse means you’re exposed to various possible hazards, which is why it’s essential to choose a shoe designed with safety in mind. Clyde is a waterproof and puncture-proof shoe that has a clog-resistant outsole.
5. Engineer III CT
Engineer III CT has been designed with TripGuard technology and a clog-resistant outsole. It’s easy to wash, clean and it’s waterproof. It’s a composite toe work shoe that prioritises safety. In comparison to steel-toe boots, composite toes have their benefits. For example, composite toe boots are 30% lighter than steel toe boots, reducing leg fatigue due to the reduced weight.
6. Tillman III CT
Dealing with hazards comes as part of the job for warehouse workers. That’s why a shoe with slip-resistant technology, such as TripGuard, is important. Tillman III CT helps you to cover more ground with less risk. It’s a waterproof safety shoe designed to let you work hard and stay safe. And as it has a slip-resistant sole, there’s less risk of falling while at work and causing a potentially serious injury.
If you want comfort, safety and style, then look no further. Available in denim and black designs, Fergus has a removable cushioned insole for ultimate comfort. But when you’re working in a warehouse, you want more than just comfort; you want safety too. That’s why it’s designed to be puncture-resistant, has a nano composite toe cap and has TripGuard technology.
8. Forkhill Black
As a warehouse picker, it’s essential to have shoes that make you feel safe. Forkhill delivers safety and comfort all day, every day. Not only has it been designed with TripGuard technology to avoid nasty falls at work, but it’s also puncture-resistant and has a waterproof microfibre upper. This shoe effortlessly combines comfort with safety.
9. Colly Black
Another Shoes For Crews style that looks good and doesn't compromise on safety and comfort. Colly blends safety features with athletic styling and ultimate comfort. With a nano composite toe cap and puncture-resistant material, wearers can feel safe while they work. Plus, it has a removable cushioned insole for added comfort.
10. Barra Black
Barra delivers all-day safety and comfort. Designed with TripGuard technology, it has a superior Shoes For Crews slip and clog-resistant outsole. It also has a waterproof microfibre upper and a nano composite toe cap, ensuring the wearer feels safe.
Safe and comfortable shoes in the warehouse is just one aspect of staying safe. No matter the job you work in, there are still a variety of possible injuries you could develop. But don't worry, there are things you can do to prevent these conditions from developing.
Protect Your Whole Body
Now you’ve protected your feet from injury; it’s time to protect the rest of your body. There are various ailments, such as back pain and repetitive strain injury that can occur due to a person’s working environment.
Don’t let that happen to you. Instead, take a look at our self-care guide, where you’ll learn more about these conditions and what you can do to prevent them from occurring. Just click the button below to start enjoying comfortable, safer shifts.