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Safety Footwear from Arco

From slip-resistant footwear to the latest innovative products, find the best safety boots and shoes for your workplace.

As part of our commitment to keeping people safe in the workplace, our expert safety footwear section has been designed to help provide guidance and advice on how to select the most appropriate footwear for your environment.

Trusted by workers, Arco is the market leader in safety boots and shoes. We stock a wide range of own brands and well-known names, so you can find just the right PPE and safety footwear for your workplace.

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Hazards and Risks

Mitigate the risk of potential hazards in your working environment and explore our range of safety footwear with electrical resistance properties or those designed for slips, trips and falls.

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Managing Risks

From protective toe-caps to penetration resistant midsoles, prevent workplace injuries and find out what to look for in safety footwear once you’ve identified the potential hazards in a formal risk assessment.

Lab supervisor carrying out tests on a slip resistance tester that will measure the slip potential of safety footwear

Safety Standards

We explain the safety footwear standards specified by BS EN ISO 20345 and identify the requirements for safety footwear. This helps to ensure your employees have the best protection and make sure you are compliant.

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Product Innovation

Find out about the science behind our innovative materials and brands. Discover how quickly Poron® XRD™ foam reacts to forceful impact and how we test the effectiveness of waterproof GORE-TEX® footwear.

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Advice and Support

Looking for help and advice on the best safety boots and shoes for your workplace? We’re happy to offer guidance over the phone, online or face-to-face either on-site or in our retail stores.

Safety footwear resources


View and download sources of guidance and information on safety footwear including videos and how-to-guides when selecting the right safety footwear for the job.

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Quality Assurance

To influence industry standards we develop, source and supply the highest quality products. Find out about the safety footwear tests we carry out in our accredited Product Assurance Laboratory.

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Shop our comprehensive range of safety footwear. Whatever you need, whenever you need it, we have it - and you can be confident it's the right choice for you and your business.

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