Defending our freedom in warmer climates requires footwear that is lightweight and built to perform. The Bates DuraShocks® tropical 8" uniform boot features a full grain leather and abrasion resistant Cordura® fabric upper. When your environment requires it, this boot features a steel toe that is rated ANSI Z41 PT99 I/75 C75. The ultimate comfort of the Bates DuraShocks® comfort technology uses patented compression pads in the forefoot and heel to absorb shock and keep you on your feet in comfort. A removable full cushion dual density polymer footbed enhances your comfort while the Intrepid sport tread pattern of the outsole keeps you ready for action. Meets ANSI standards for electrical hazard.