We are a Venezuelan company founded in 1992 in Guatire, Venezuela, with the purpose of manufacturing safety, protective and work footwear.
Safety Tips for welding
There are many dangers related to welding that may endanger the safety of any human being that works in welding. When welding is performed it produces emissions of toxic gases, noise, electric shock and sparks that can cause severe burns to skin and eyes, respiratory diseases, poisoning, hearing loss and disorders of various organs.
To avoid health damage and for the safety of workers that work on welding is recommended to follow some general precautions which decrease the probability of unexpected accidents:
The 6500 and 6830 models of Sicura Footwear are special for welding jobs. Both are half-round shoes made of high quality cowhide and steel toe cap that has impact resistance of 200 Joules. In addition, they are manufactured with a double density polyurethane sole that has an intermediate layer of shock absorption material, offers a high resistance to sliding and has great flexibility. They have a SicSteam® insole that offers maximum comfort, total dryness and thermoregulatory effect. Also, they are certified against electrical risk of 30 kV / DC @ 50 microAmp leakage current.