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these are the skills for expanding the scope of safety shoes inspection

1n order to improve the safety of labor operation, the Bureau of standards and inspection of the Ministry of Economic Affairs announced today (19) that from New Year’s day, safety shoes and protective shoes will be expanded into the scope of compulsory inspection, including leather and other materials. No matter they are imported or produced in China, they must meet the requirements of impact resistance and skid resistance specified in national standards before they can be sold on the market

in order to avoid hazards caused by accidents in the workplace, safety shoes or protective shoes are common protective equipment for workers working in construction sites or car repair plants. The standard 1nspection Bureau of the Ministry of economic affairs pointed out that in addition to the lightness and comfort that ordinary users care about, the foot protection function of these protective shoes is closely related to labor safety. Therefore, since March 1991, safety shoes have been included in the scope of compulsory inspection. From New Year’s Day next year, safety shoes and protective shoes made of leather and other materials will also be included in the scope of compulsory inspection, To ensure the safety of workers more completely

the Bureau of standards and inspection pointed out that the national standards CNS 20345 and CNS 20346 formulated with reference to international standards (1SO) can more completely evaluate the performance of safety shoes and protective shoes. From next year, the scope of inspection will be expanded to include safety shoes and protective shoes made of leather and other materials with toe pads, which will be included in import declaration, packaging, catalogue, products or relevant transaction documents, Shoes marked or declared in Chinese or other languages as “shoes with safety or protective function”, “shoes conforming to relevant international, regional or national standards of safety shoes or protective shoes” or “shoes for labor’s work (operation)” shall comply with the internal length, impact resistance, compression resistance, leakage resistance of toe pads specified in national standards no matter they are imported or produced 1t can only be sold on the market if it is required to be antiskid

the standard inspection bureau also reminded consumers that safety shoes, protective shoes and general shoes have different wearing purposes. General shoes with safety steel head should not be used as safety shoes in the workplace. At the same time, different types of safety shoes and protective shoes need to be worn in different workplaces. You can choose shoes with different antiskid grades or different additional functions, such as fuel resistance, heel energy absorption and antistatic properties

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