Southern Cross Zip Ladies: Met / PR Midsole
Our 100% Comfort Guaranteed work boots are available from our trusted Steel Blue retailers.
The Southern Cross Zip Ladies: Met / PR Midsole is a 6-inch Ankle Boot with padded collar and tongue, offering all day comfort.
This ladies work boot is packed with safety features! The Steel Toe Cap (ErgoDefender™) is tested against corrosion, impact compression and internal dimensions to ensure it covers the necessary area and offer premium toe protection. You’ll only know it’s there when you need it!
The internal polyurethane Metatarsal Guard, rated to 100 joules of force, offers superior impact protection and reduces the risk of injury from impact to this part of the foot, without compromising on our complete level of 100% Comfort.
The tough TPU Outsole is heat resistant to 266ºF, combines Electrical Hazard (EH) and Slip Resistant properties, and performs well on below freezing conditions. It also includes an extra tough Penetration Resistant midsole to prevent sharp objects getting through to your foot.
Steel Blue Ladies safety boots are designed just for women and include a shorter ankle length and smaller instep to fit the female foot anatomy.
Crafted from premium Water Resistant Leather, the Southern Cross Zip Ladies: Met / PR Midsole includes our Trisole which has been specially designed to cushion your feet, knees, hips and lower back from day-to-day fatigue.
Steel Blue safety boots are independently certified to major international safety standards and the American Standard ASTM F2413.
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Full Grain Leather - Oak
Full Grain is a Pull Up Oiled Leather that is generally considered as the highest quality Leather. Our premium Full Grain Leather is ethically and environmentally sourced from members of the Leather Working Group (LWG).
ErgoDefender™ (Steel Toe Cap)
Designed to meet American Safety Footwear Certification ASTM F2413, this technology offers premium protection for your toes.
Ortho Rebound® Footbed
Our patented Ortho Rebound® Footbed is uniquely designed to reduce foot fatigue. Made from high quality Polyurethane, it always retains its shape and thickness to ensure support from heel to toe, is antifungal, and the high wicking material keeps your feet cool and dry.
Strategically placed high-tech Poron® pads are placed in the sole and under your foot’s peak stress areas. We included Poron® in our Trisole® Comfort Technology, which is now the benchmark for safety boots.
A durable Outsole, providing a high tolerance against cuts, abrasion, splitting and cracking, as well as a high resistance to most oils and chemicals.
Fastening - Zip
The Industrial Grade Zip on our Zip Sided boots allows you to lace up for comfort, then use the zip for quick access.
All Steel Blue boots are made from premium Cowhide Leather. The durable, yet supple Leather assists with less break-in time, making our work boots comfortable from day one.
Specifically developed just for women, these boots include a shorter ankle length and smaller instep to fit the female foot anatomy.
ErgoDefender™ (Steel Toe Cap)
Made from hardened steel for premium toe protection.
Our standard durable outsole with heat resistance to 266°F. TPU Outsoles offer 0.40 Slip Resistance in accordance with the F2913-11 Coefficient of Friction Forward Flat Slip Oily & Wet Test.
Steel Blue’s Met-Guard offers composite plated protection for your foot’s metatarsal area.
An extra tough steel or composite midsole to prevent sharp objects getting through to your foot.
Electrical Hazard (EH)
Non-conductive, offering secondary protection for accidental contact with live electrical currents.
Slip & Oil Resistance
Steel Blue Outsoles offer premium Slip and Oil Resistant capabilities.
A special tanning process treatment means all Steel Blue boots are water resistant.
Lace Up for comfort, then use the side zips for quick access.
A classic fastening for snug, well-fitting work boots.
A renewable resource that offers long-term antibacterial and antimicrobial protection against fungus, bacteria and the odors caused by bacteria.