COFRA is one of the most iconic Italian companies for the production of personal protective equipment.
For almost 100 years, COFRA has been one of the leading companies in footwear production. Its adventure in the field of safety footwear began in 1989; soon after, it became famous all over the world for its occupational health and safety products.
The incessant growth process carried out by Giuseppe CORTELLINO (Sole Director of COFRA) has caused great development in recent years in all areas of accident prevention, making COFRA a company that now offers a complete range of products:
In 1997, COFRA becomes the first protective equipment manufacturer in Italy and Europe to obtain the UNI EN ISO certifications for its quality management system.
In 2004, the production of safety shoes and safety boots is followed up by the manufacturing of workwear (technical trousers, sweatshirts and fleece sweaters, winter and Gore-Tex jackets, triple-use parkas, bomber jackets, vests, work shirts, polo shirts and t-shirts, softshell jackets, cold climate workwear, stretch clothing, light workwear, women’s workwear, jeans, high visibility clothing, rainwear, cut-resistant clothing, flame resistant and flame retardant garments, disposable and chemical protective clothing, ESD antistatic workwear, technical socks, and stain-resistant fabric clothing).
In 2011, COFRA introduces its collection of work gloves (mechanical protection gloves, cut protection gloves, chemical protection gloves, cold protection gloves, heat and fire protection gloves).
In 2012, COFRA starts the production of new EN149: 2001 + A1:2009 disposable masks and respirators (EXTREME CARBON, ECHOMITE, PIONEER, OVERSKIN, FOLDMITE, and FLAT WEAR).
They are all available in different versions: FFP1, FFP2, FFP3 (folding and shell-shape, with or without valve).
2012 is also the year of SKILLGUARD EN 140:1998 gas half-masks and FLUXCARE EN 14387:2004+A1: 2008 gas filters.
In 2013, a wide range of protective glasses and masks with EN166 certification is introduced.
2016 is characterized by the introduction of the fall protection equipment collection: harnesses (ROUND-LINE, MASTERFIT, and EASYFUL), energy absorbers (DAMPERMAX PRO, DAMPERMAX), work positioning lanyards (KEEPSET), webbing (HANG-PRO), anodized aluminum connectors, zinc-plated steel connectors, retractable devices (SAFE BACK), ready-to-use fall protection kits.
In 2019, the innovative line of safety shoes GREEN FIT is launched in the world market; their upper is made of 100% recycled PET and the sole is made of polyurethane recycled from the manufacturing of boots!
100% ECO-SUSTAINABLE work footwear!
WORK SECURE has always been an official reseller and distributor of all COFRA products.