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Delivering comfortable, durable work boots

Built on comfort

Our story began in Western Australia and we’ve since grown to become Australia’s leading manufacturer of work and safety boots. Since 1995, we’ve been putting the same amount of care, dedication and craft into our work as the tradespeople who wear our boots.

True skill requires great equipment. Our work boots are constructed from premium materials so that you can perform at your best. Our Trisole® Comfort Technology soling system is a foundation for your whole body. Every pair of our men’s and women’s work boots includes a 30-Day 100% Comfort Guarantee and our boots are endorsed by the Australian Physiotherapy Association (APA).

We’ve improved industry standards to keep you safe and we’re on a journey towards achieving social responsibility and sustainability to keep our planet safe.

As a manufacturer and wholesaler, we sell our safety boots to authorised Steel Blue Distributors so that you have more choices on where you can be fitted in the right boots for your craft.

Australian owned and designed, our safety boots can now be seen across the world.

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Setting the standard

We’ve improved industry standards to keep you safe

There’s a difference between getting the job done and being the best there can be. We began making comfortable work boots in 1995 and have made some significant advances in the safety footwear industry along the way. For us, it’s not about getting the job done, it’s about supporting those that wear safety and work boots every day. Our brag book includes product, safety, comfort and industry revolutions.

Product and safety advances for all work boot wearers:

  • Developed Trisole® Comfort Technology, a multilayer sole with extremely effective cushioning and shock absorption capability so that you can perform at your best
  • Set the benchmark across the safety industry by using PORON® within our Trisole® Comfort Technology
  • Collaborated with leading manufacturers to design custom pieces for our safety boots like our anti-chaff lining or our industrial grade zips for tradies who are in and out of houses all day
  • Offered an alternative to the Steel Toe Cap, our Composite Toe Caps are airport friendly and more lightweight than standard safety toe caps
  • Improved standards across the board by earning European Safety Footwear Certification CE EN ISO 20345 and USA Safety Footwear Certification ASTM F2413 on our boots which encouraged other manufacturers to follow

Leading the way:

  • Received endorsement from the Australian Physiotherapy Association (APA) to keep your feet as well as your knees, hips and spine protected from stress-related injuries
  • Dedicated a range of colourful boots to raise money and awareness for Breast Cancer Care WA and Beyond Blue
  • Set a 30-Day 100% Comfort Guarantee on all Steel Blue boots
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The first and only work boots to be endorsed by the Australian Physiotherapy Association (APA).

The APA only supports products that offer clear benefits for physiotherapy patients. With Steel Blue’s strong focus on comfort and durability, the APA’s endorsement recognises the technological advancements of our work boots that help protect the wearer from stress-related injuries to the ankles, knees, hips and spine.

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Steel Blue is a premium safety footwear manufacturer and wholesaler. Our head office is based in Perth, Western Australia, where our story began.

As a wholesaler, we sell our work boots to authorised Steel Blue Distributors, including PPE and work wear stores so that you have more choices on where you can be fitted in the right boots for your craft.

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Designing durable footwear for Australian conditions since 1995

Comfort and quality

You need to trust your tools and equipment. We offer a 30-Day 100% Comfort Guarantee across our range of work boots.

Our sustainability journey

A step in the right direction

Steel Blue has a long history of embracing and leading on matters of corporate social responsibility.

We understand that change doesn’t happen overnight so we have committed to achieving five key sustainability initiatives by 2025. Our holistic approach increases responsibility across our supply chain and sets tangible goals.

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