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Document ID (ISN)103591
CIS number 04-728
ISBN(s) 83-7373-021-4
Year 2004
Convention or series no.
Author(s) Kamińska W.
Title How to ensure the physiological comfort of protective footwear
Original title Jak zapewnić komfort fizjologiczny użytkownikom obuwia ochronnego [in Polish]
Bibliographic information Centralny Instytut Ochrony Pracy - Państwowy Instytut Badawczy, ul. Czerniakowska 16, 00-701 Warszawa, Poland, 2004. 33p. 41 ref.
Abstract The most important functions and the indispensable properties of footwear used for foot protection against different risks are outlined. There is a detailed description of heat exchange, moisture and the microclimate around the feet.
Descriptors (primary) foot and leg protection; safety footwear; boots; safety shoes; comfort assessment
Descriptors (secondary) heat exchange; protective clothing; occupational safety and health; thermal balance; insulating materials; physiology; conditions of work; thermal insulating material; personal protective equipment; microclimate; workplaces
Document type E - Books, reports, proceedings
Country / State or ProvincePoland
Subject(s) Personal protection
Broad subject area(s) Physiology, ergonomics
Browse category(ies) Foot and leg protection
Accident research