Below is the full report summarizing the 2015 WorkSafeBC-funded research into footing and footwear in the silviculture industry. It includes a summary of the study’s field research, the FPInnovations boot tread traction study and the recommendations for selecting durable footwear for silviculture work. This full report is recommended reading for silviculture safety managers intent on establishing useful footwear guidelines for silviculture workers.

Footing and Footwear Report

FPInnovations Boot Traction Study