In Russia, they have developed special shoes with vibration protection functions. While the novelty is planned to be used in the production of work shoes. As the creators of the innovative technology explain, vibrations destroy the human nervous system, lower the threshold of fatigue, and affect the quality of work. For working specialties associated with the presence of vibration as a factor of occupational hazard, the "Center for Professional Footwear" company together with the Central Research Institute of the Leather and Footwear Industry has developed special footwear.
A distinctive feature of vibration-proof shoes is a special sole with an element that dampens vibration. Shoes can have leather, synthetic lining, as well as lining made of natural or faux fur.
At the end of 2011 of the year in the Testing Laboratory of Personal Protective Equipment (IL SIZ) FSUE All-Russian Scientific Research Institute named after DI. Mendeleev "tests were conducted of new models of vibration protective shoes CPO. The new model of vibration-proof boots has already been tested in production and its serial production begins in February