Timberland work boots are the product of continual development, with the company focusing on creating the best boot possible for its customers. Timberland has a long history of high quality and scientific innovation in their boot development, leading to boots that are both rugged and comfortable. All of the safety features needed by the modern work force are available in Timberland boots, such as steel toes, metatarsal guards, and waterproofing. Besides its work boots, Timberland also produces ankle-height boots and oxford style shoes with safety features for those who need a smaller, lightweight boot. Hiking boots are also available for those who need safety features in a recreational boot.