The Wolverine I-90 EPX CarbonMax Boot won the 2018 Pro Tool Innovation Award for Best Boot so there must be something special about it. I laced up a pair to find out exactly what Wolverine did so well. For any tradesman that wants a lightweight, comfortable, and durable safety boot that also protects feet from the elements and slippery conditions, these Wolverines fit the bill. SUPPORT OUR ADVERTISERSgoogletag.cmd.push(function() { googletag.display(‘div-gpt-ad-1389975325257-0′); }); I don’t think there’s a work boot worth its salt that doesn’t require at least a little break-in period. Fortunately, the break-in for the Wolverine I-90 EPX CarbonMax Boot was pretty short for me. It was really more of a newness factor than an uncomfortable one. Besides, I was gladly swapping my non-waterproof, regular boots for the waterproofing and safety of the Wolverines. My only real (small) concern at first was convenience: I usually wear boots with a metal zipper and the I-90s have laces. I know, big deal, right? I’m happy to find that the Wolverines go on and come off without a problem. Every jobsite has a hundred things that are potentially hazardous to your feet. In the mason...