News And Events

News and Events
Get Social with Lehigh CustomFit

NOVEMBER 2014 - Did you know that we are on Facebook and Twitter? If not, that’s ok; we’re kind of new to the scene but catching up fast. Like us on Facebook and follow us on Twitter for up-to-date News and Events, promotional offers, safety tips, product announcements, community involvement and so much more.....more
New and Improved Website

NOVEMBER 2014 - We are always striving to give our customers exceptional service and our old site just wasn’t up to the high standard that you should expect from us (we apologize). We hope you like the many improvements! In fact, our ongoing survey is showing us that you do.....more
Webinar Schedule Added

NOVEMBER 2014 - Learn about all the amazing benefits of being CustomFit in just 15 minutes! Listen in to one of our highly skilled and knowledgeable expert sales team members presenting a FREE LIVE WEBINAR on what we can offer you and your company to improve your current safety footwear program.....more
Introducing The Lehigh CustomFit Blog

DECEMBER 2014 - As a product and service provider of safety footwear for over 90 years, we’ve learned a thing or two; and we’d like to share that knowledge as well as let everyone know how we can help you improve your program. So we started a blog we’re calling FootPrints cause we believe we’ve made and will continue to make an impression on the safety footwear industry and we’re putting all of that expertise in print ;-)....more
Lehigh Announces New District Sales Manager - SUZANNE CONBOY

OCTOBER 2014 - Lehigh is proud to introduce our newest Lehigh District Sales Manager, Suzanne Conboy, covering the New England area states (Vermont, Maine, New Hampshire, Massachusetts, Connecticut and Rhode Island) as well as New York City. “I am excited to have Suzanne join us at Lehigh. Her years of experience with both sales and digital technology will greatly benefit our customers,” said Jim Murphy, regional vice president of sales.

Lehigh Announces New District Sales Manager - SONYA WILLIAMS

DECEMBER 2014 - Lehigh is proud to introduce Sonya Williams - our newest Lehigh District Sales Manager covering the states of Alabama, Arkansas, Mississippi, and Tennessee. "We are thrilled to have Sonya on board to actively seek out and develop new business, as well as manage and engage existing business, in this territory," said Jim Murphy, regional vice president of sales.


APRIL 2015 - Congratulations to ROCKY for being the 2015 Lehigh Brand Madness Champ and to JIM MUKAI of Building Specialties in Fife, WA for being the Grand Prize Winner of 10 FREE PAIR OF BOOTS.


MARCH 2015 - WE'VE STEPPED UP. We've always stood behind and had complete confidence in the products we manufacture and sell but now we're taking a step forward to further demonstrate that belief and improve upon our customer service by extending our previous 6-month warranty ON ALL PROTECTIVE TOE PRODUCTS to ONE FULL YEAR. Maybe we should call it the Promise Plus PLUS Warranty. For complete details click here.

APRIL 28th IS STEEL SAFETY DAY - World Steel Association's 2nd Annual

APRIL 28th, 2015 - One of Lehigh's core values is safety and we support any initiative that shares and promotes that value to the customers we serve. Last year the World Steel Association (WSA) established Steel Safety Day to reinforce creating and maintaining a safer work environment across the entire steel industry. Before this year's Steel Safety Day on April 28th the industry was encouraged to conduct an extensive safety audit with the goal of raising awareness and achieving an injury-free, illness-free workplace.


APRIL 28th, 2015 - Every year April 28th is WORKER'S MEMORIAL DAY - a day of remembrance for all those who have died on the job. It's also a time to bolster the extreme value in workplace safety. We can't undo what's been done but we can prevent future loss. Lehigh stands with you in your commitment to a high standard of quality and safety by providing the best possible selection of safety footwear. We strive to provide top-notch service and program options so that you can have peace of mind knowing your workers feet are protected.

2015 National Safety Stand-Down

MAY 4-15, 2015 - Because falls are the leading cause of death in construction, OSHA (Occupational Safety and Health Administration) is conducting the 2nd Annual National Safety Stand-Down campaign to raise awareness of the impact of fall hazards and how to prevent them. Any construction company or organization that wants to prevent falls in their workplace is highly encouraged to participate - commercial, residential, highway, sub- and independent contractors, unions, trade associations, etc.

Safety Week 2015

MAY 3-9, 2015 - Across the US, more then 80,000 construction workers suffer an injury on the job site every year. That’s incredible; and it’s obviously way too many. So, the over 40 national and global construction firms making up CISI (the Construction Industry Safety Initiative) and IIF (the Incident and Injury-Free Executive Forum) have come together for the 2nd Annual US Industry Safety Week May 3rd through the 9th.

Lehigh Announces New District Sales Manager - MICHAEL JACOBS

MAY 2015 - Lehigh is proud to introduce our newest Lehigh District Sales Manager covering the states of Texas, Oklahoma and Louisiana, Michael Jacobs. "We are very excited to have Mike on board - his vast knowledge of the industry will undoubtedly benefit our customers,” said Jim Murphy, regional vice president of sales.

June is National Safety Month

JUNE 2015 - June is National Safety Month. Observed annually, the National Safety Council (NSC) uses the month to focus on, promote and communicate ways of reducing the leading causes of injury and death in the workplace, at home and in the community. This year's theme, "What I Have To Live For" encourages individuals to think about safety prevention as a way to celebrate and realize their passions. Materials, webinars and other tools are available for supervisors and managers to promote and instill better daily awareness, habits and procedures.

Safety Hazard Alert!

AUGUST 25, 2015 - The Washington State Department of Labor and Industries has issued a Safety Hazard Alert to anyone who uses products containing hydrofluoric (HF) acid, especially those who work in commercial car washes and auto detail as car and truck washes and rust removers and brighteners are likely to contain it. In Washington alone, one worker has died and 48 have been burned after exposure to car and truck wash.

Top 3 Reasons To See Us At The 2015 NSC CONGRESS AND EXPO

SEPTEMBER 25, 2015 - The 2015 National Safety Council Congress and Expo kicks off tomorrow. For safety, health and environmental professionals, it's a must-attend event for revolutionary technologies, education, networking and finding the newest products and services needed to stay competitive. Lehigh Outfitters has been a proud vendor for many years demonstrating the value of our service-driven, cost-saving and industry-leading solution to a better Safety Footwear Program. While there are many reasons to stop by our Booth 3066, here are the Top 3. We hope to see you there!

Lehigh Announces New District Sales Manager - GREG FROST

DECEMBER 2015 - Lehigh is proud to introduce our newest Lehigh District Sales Manager covering the Greater Chicago and Milwaukee area, Greg Frost. Promoted from an Inside Sales Representative, Greg has demonstrated leadership, innitiative, and dedication. "We are thrilled to have Greg move into the Chicago and Milwaukee area and have no doubt he will be effective in strengthening our existing partnerships while reaching out and creating new ones,” said Jim Murphy, regional vice president of sales.

Lehigh Launches New QuickFit Collection

APRIL, 2016 - Lehigh Outfitters, a nationwide online retailer of work footwear for corporations, employees and individual consumers, has launched its new QuickFit collection encompassing free overnight delivery on two protective toe footwear styles for only $89.00 per pair*.

“The QuickFit collection is another step forward in Lehigh’s continuing effort to fill the gaps in our customer’s programs to procure durable and dependable footwear for their employees,” said Sarah Milligan, Vice President of Sales and Operations for Lehigh Outfitters.


APRIL 28th, 2016 - One of Lehigh's core values is safety and we support any initiative that shares and promotes that value to the customers we serve. The 3rd annual Steel Safety Day on April 28th, established by the World Steel Association (WSA), reinforces creating and maintaining a safer work environment across the entire steel industry.

Lehigh Announces New District Sales Manager - BRENT BECKER

JUNE 2016 - Lehigh is pleased to introduce Brent Becker as our newest Territory Sales Manager covering the New England states of Vermont, Maine, New Hampshire, Massachusetts, Rhode Island and Connecticut, as well as New York City.

Blue Diamond Growers Plant Receives Excellence in Safety Award

November, 2017 – Lehigh congratulates its account Blue Diamond Growers on their recent Million Work Hours Award from the National Safety Council. The award recognizes the Blue Diamond Salida manufacturing plant in California for achieving 2 million consecutive work hours without an occupational injury or illness resulting in days away from work from June 2015 to September 2017. The plant employs 558 workers.