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Novel cushioning system made of VESTAMID® soft foam for safety shoes

”Shouldn‘t shoes that protect us at work also provide optimum support for our feet and be comfortable?“ This is the question asked by product developer Lothar Merk from BIG Arbeitsschutz GmbH. The activeBumper cushioning system developed using VESTAMID® PEBA foam has raised the bar setting a new standard for safety shoes.