Overshoes – How Anti-Slip are yours?
Disposable overshoes. Have you considered the health and saftey issues as well as the hygiene issues?
Many controlled or hygienic environments, particularly within the cleanroom, laboratory and food industries use disposable overshoes. Usually the purpose of shoe covers in a cleanroom is to to reduce foot borne contamination.
Those who manage cleanrooms or laboratories understand the importance of preventing any risk of contamination. Using the appropriate disposable shoe covers help maintain a sterile environment.
Many companies choose the cheapest option which generally speaking is the CPE disposable overshoe. Although these shoe covers are not worn for reasons of safety, are you aware of the Health and safety risks of the CPE shoe covers ?
There are many companies selling Anti-Slip disposable shoe covers. How many can provide you with test data so that you can make an informed decision, not simply based on cost or Hygiene requirements, but also in relation to Health & Safety ?
Cleanroom Supplies carried out a laboratory test to compare the anti-slip properties of their anti-slip shoe covers, and compared these also to standard CPE overshoes.
To view the report, click here: ANTI-SLIP SHOE COVER LABORATORY TEST REPORT
We offer a range of disposable shoe covers, overshoes and boots to meet all of your needs.