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Health, Safety and Accident Issues. Discussion on health & safety issues that effect the lawn care, landscaping, tree care, power washing, snow plowing and other trades. Talks of accidents that have occurred and how they could have been prevented. OSHA rules.

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Discussion on health & safety issues that effect the lawn care, landscaping, tree care, power washing, snow plowing and other trades. Talks of accidents that have occurred and how they could have been prevented. OSHA rules.
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Old 04-08-2012, 07:53 PM
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I cut my own yard wearing just socks... Feels good man... especially at the end of the day.. lol
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I came across the boots I wear now by accident! I've worn red wings for yrs, pretty expensive and over rated in my opinion . This might sound weird but I now wear doc martins "air wear" . Bought them at journeys for $90 to wear as a dress boot, turned into my work boot. Docs were started in 1945 by the British army. Great ankle support,cushioned sole that forms to any foot, very durable, by far my most comfortable boot! If you try them I gaurantee you'll like em. Good luck!
We have a Journeys in austin. I will go and check these out. Sound like something I may like. Thanks!
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and back, knees, neck, hips.... bad footwear sucks
I agree with you on that for sure. I got to get something that will ease the pain.
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A friend made me go try (santa cruz crocs) on WOW they are like getting your feet rubber well walking. If I am not working i think I may wear them. Not really liking the look but they so far (last night) feel great. Go try them on
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I came across the boots I wear now by accident! I've worn red wings for yrs, pretty expensive and over rated in my opinion . This might sound weird but I now wear doc martins "air wear" . Bought them at journeys for $90 to wear as a dress boot, turned into my work boot. Docs were started in 1945 by the British army. Great ankle support,cushioned sole that forms to any foot, very durable, by far my most comfortable boot! If you try them I gaurantee you'll like em. Good luck!
Got a pair off e-bay for 35.00. thanks!
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carhartts for life, i work for a steel company at night and work 10 to 12 hours, and during the day i wear them for about about 7 hours so i am on my feet for 18 to 19 hours a day. and dont have any problems
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I use redwings boots, last so far 3 years. Have used these for 10 years in construction, feet never felt better after a long day on my feet. Used to have real foot, ankle, knee, and back problems with other boots. Whatever brand you buy dont skimp.
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