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Common sense suggests that on-the-job falls on snow and ice can have serious and costly consequences, but a recent study released by the state of Maine indicates just how serious those consequences can be. For those interested in offering more than suggestions, there is Diamond Grip. In just seconds, Diamond Grip attaches dozens of case hardened, alloy steel grippers to the bottom of a shoe or boot. The patented six-pointed “diamond beads” are strung on steel aircraft cable and put literally hundreds of biting edges under the heel and the ball of the foot to grip the slickest ice or hardest-packed snow. Unlike spikes, Diamond Grip’s unique design spreads load evenly from heel to toe, eliminating uncomfortable “hotspots.” Diamond Grip cleats are available from Grainger and a variety of other safety product distributors, outdoor retailers, and