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Improving footwear for underground coalminers

Grant


Scheme


  • General Grants

Abstract


  • This project aims to:evaluate themorphology of the feet of underground coal mine workers (study 1)determine the effects of safety footwear on foot function in underground mine workers (study 2)investigate whether semi-customised safety footwear, which cater for the unique structural and functional characteristics of the feet of underground coal mine workers, improve shoe fit and are perceived as comfortable

Date/time Interval


  • 2012

Contributor


Sponsor Award Id


  • 20620

Local Award Id


  • 100344

Contributor


Scheme


  • General Grants

Abstract


  • This project aims to:evaluate themorphology of the feet of underground coal mine workers (study 1)determine the effects of safety footwear on foot function in underground mine workers (study 2)investigate whether semi-customised safety footwear, which cater for the unique structural and functional characteristics of the feet of underground coal mine workers, improve shoe fit and are perceived as comfortable

Date/time Interval


  • 2012

Contributor


Sponsor Award Id


  • 20620

Local Award Id


  • 100344

Contributor