The most common type of work boot is the steel toe boot. Boots with a steel toe are heavier than their composite counterparts. They can withstand crushing and cutting. Composite toe boots are also a safety boot. In composite toe boots, a mix of several material form a composite shell and protect the toe region. The composite shell is typically constructed of a durable, non-metallic material such as carbon fiber, fiberglass or an impact-resistant plastic. Read More . . .