Footwear Legislation and Regulations
ISO 20345:2011 specifies basic requirements and additional properties of safety shoes & boots that are for general purpose use. The standard details amongst others, mechanical risks, anti-slip, thermal risks and ergonomic behaviour.
SB = Safety Basic, safety shoes for professional use with a protective toe cap that has been tested for an impact of 200 joules.
The CE mark confirms that the basic health and safety requirements as stated in the European directive EEg/89/686 concerning Personal Protective Equipment are met. This way you are assured that the product is harmless, offers great comfort and stability and protects against falling and slipping. Furthermore, the model is subject to an EC type-examination by a certified body.