Safety Wear

About Bova

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BOVA cemented their reputation in Africa by delivering high quality engineering through their range of safety footwear. 21 years after producing their first safety boot, BOVA extended their portfolio to include body protection, thermal protection and fall protection.

When designing new products, we explore the varied dangers inherent in an industry and then engineer the product purposed with protecting employees within those environments. For procurement and those we protect, this means utilising our category ranges to ensure that the required safety needs are met. Different employees within the same industry often require very different levels of protection. Through an understanding of the varied dangers faced by an employee in their work environment and applying the correct product, clients can ensure that they do not under-spec for some employees, thereby compromising on safety or over-spec for others – and compromise on cost-effectiveness.

All Bova products are manufactured in ISO 9001 accredited facilities, utilising cutting-edge technology and innovations. In this way, we can ensure that what we release into the market performs with the purpose for which it was engineered.

Finding
Your Perfect Fit

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When it comes to safety wear, it is important to find the right fit for you and your respective employees’ requirements. This is why we have a dedicated team of consultants who are ready to assist you and your team with training, advise and support regarding relevant safety wear. All leads generated through this network as well as our online platforms will be channeled through our extensive distributor network throughout 27 countries.

Our Markets

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Africa is a demanding continent of harsh extremes and varied industries; and it’s where BOVA earned its reputation as an industry leader. By taking on the safety requirements of the toughest terrains in over 27 African countries, we have earned the right to step into international territories. From New Zealand and Malaysia to the Middle East, we’re providing safety solutions for diverse environments worldwide.

BOVA is a proud brand of BBF Safety Group (Pty) Ltd , an integrated workplace safety solutions provider that is a trusted partner to thousands of businesses across a diverse range of industries, helping to keep millions of people safe a work everyday.

Africa

Angola, Botswana, Burkina Faso, Cote D’Ivoire, DRC, Egypt, Eritrea, Ethiopia, Ghana, Guinea, Kenya, Lesotho, Liberia, Madagascar, Mauritania, Mauritius, Mozambique, Namibia. Nigeria, Seychelles, South Sudan, Sudan, Swaziland, Tanzania, Uganda, Zambia, Zimbabwe

Middle East

Saudi Arabia, Qatar, UAE

Other

Malaysia, New Zealand, Papua New Guinea

Africa

Angola, Botswana, Burkina Faso, Cote D’Ivoire, DRC, Egypt, Eritrea, Ethiopia, Ghana, Guinea, Kenya, Lesotho, Liberia, Madagascar, Mauritania, Mauritius, Mozambique, Namibia. Nigeria, Seychelles, South Sudan, Sudan, Swaziland, Tanzania, Uganda, Zambia, Zimbabwe

Middle East

Saudi Arabia, Qatar, UAE

Other

Malaysia, New Zealand, Papua New Guinea

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NON-CONDUCTIVE
Prevents the conduction of electricity.
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ANTI-STATIC
Prevents the conduction of electricity.

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METAL-FREE
This shoe contains no metal parts.

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200 JOULES COMPLIANCE

The toe cap’s impact resistance is tested by a steel striker of mass 20kg ±0.4kg adapted to fall freely on vertical guides from a predetermined height of 1000mm

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ULTRA FRESH TECHNOLOGY Strong anti-microbial, anti-fungal, anti-bacterial protection. Moisture management and odour control.
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SABS
Meets the Standards of the South African Bureau of Standards.

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VIBRAM
Genuine Vibram Sole.

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CE
Meets the standards of European Economic Area.