uvex Safety Footwear Continues to Win Multiple Awards for Outstanding Foot Protection

Safety footwear from uvex has scooped no fewer than eight prominent awards in recent years, in worldwide recognition of the exceptional benefits it brings to wearers throughout industry.

uvex sportsline - German Design Award

The 8473 model from the uvex sportsline range of safety shoes saw off stiff competition from over 5,000 entries to claim victory as the German Design Award Winner 2018 in the Industry category. The panel of judges of this prestigious industry award showed their recognition of the clever and attractive mix of flair, functionality, comfort and performance in the lightweight sportsline’s stylish design.

uvex 2 - Plus X Best Product

The Plus X Award is the world’s largest innovation award for technology, sports and lifestyle, given to the world’s finest brands and products. The uvex 2’s Best Product award in the Tools category reflects its unique concept – significantly reducing the level of stress on wearers' musculoskeletal systems.

This is the fourth award since 2016 for the uvex 2 range, which pushes the limits of safety footwear, and is testament to its extreme lightness, shock absorption, stability and climate optimisation.

In 2016 the uvex 2 also picked up an international iF World Design Gold Award, given to just 75 products out of more than 5,000 entries, and a Special Mention at the German Design Awards 2016.

uvex 1 - Red Dot Design Award

uvex 1 safety shoes and boots combine innovative safety footwear technologies with modern functional design. The lightweight uvex 1 design protects and supports the natural movement of the human body. Winner of the Red Dot Design Award and the Focus Open Silver Award in 2013, the oil, petrol and water-resistant uvex 1 x-tended support collected the accolade of German Design Award Winner in 2015.

There is no stopping uvex footwear. As it continues to make technological innovations to improve the protection of workers, uvex safety footwear continues to be recognised all over the world for its outstanding qualities of protection, design and comfort.

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