Work Boots

uvex safety footwear range has been specifically designed and developed for the needs of New Zealand workers. uvex work boots are designed on the biomechanical function of the foot and body and the hazards experienced in the workplace. The range includes work footwear that is suitable for light to heavy application areas and are all certified to the Australian/New Zealand, European and American standards.

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Innovating safety footwear since 1961

uvex has been designing and manufacturing safety footwear to protect people since 1961. With 60 years experience in safety footwear and 95 years protecting people, uvex is synonymous around the world for setting benchmarks in comfort and safety performance.

Outstanding scientific innovation and design is what sets uvex apart. No matter what industry, our range of exceptional safety footwear helps relieve workers from the stresses and forces they face.

Understanding people and the impact their work place environment can have on them is critical to delivering on the uvex mission of protecting people. uvex integrates scientific analysis into the research, design and development of award-winning products wherever you work.

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uvex x-flow range technologies

"The uvex x-flow range has been designed specifically around the issues that face New Zealand workers. The uvex x-flow range is designed to move as one with the body and integrates innovative technologies to try and improve the lives of workers."

Dr Caleb Wegener PhD (Biomechanics), B App Sc (Pod) Hons, Head of Product Management Footwear of uvex safety 

bionom x

uvex bionom x uses biomechanics in design to harmonise the interaction of footwear with the ground and the body so that it performs as one system.


Designed to minimise workers fatigue uvex i-PUREnrj cushioning system absorbs impact energy during loading and maximises energy return during propulsion.

clima zone

uvex clima zone is an innovative climate control system that has been developed to optimise breathability and internal airflow within the footwear to help keep workers cool.

multiple fit

uvex multiple fit system offers multiple widths in the same length in key sizes.

Customise your fit with uvex tuneup 2.0

The three insole variations for low, neutral and high arch feet provide support where each foot type needs it.

Safety boots technologies

Here you can find out more detailed information on the technologies used in uvex safety footwear in terms of optimally regulating the foot environment, for instance, and combining safety with wearer comfort.

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Safety footwear standards

uvex safety footwear that is ranged in Australia and New Zealand is certified to comply with the Australian Standard (AS 2210.3) and European Standard (EN ISO 20345). Some ranges are also certified to the American Standard (ASTM 2413).

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Electrical shock resistant footwear

Electrical hazards are serious threats in the workplace that are not easily visible to the worker. The right electrical shock resistant safety footwear can provide an additional line of defence against accidental electric shock.

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Safety Footwear Size Guide

Using advanced scientific algorithms, the uvex fit advisor app uses three calibrated images of the foot to recommend a uvex tuneup 2.0 insole specific to your foot type. The uvex fit advisor app also recommends the correct work boot size and width.

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uvex x-flow work boots size chart

uvex multiple fit system offers multiple widths in the same length in core sizes. Fitting widths are based on the measurement of the widest part of the foot. Find your perfect fit here. Measurement is taken of the circumference of the foot at the base joint of the big toe and the joint at the base of the little toe. This will determine the required shoe width in combination with foot length

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