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Document ID (ISN)35330
CIS number 81-630
ISSN - Serial title National Safety News
Year 1980
Convention or series no. NSC Data Sheet I-598-80
Author(s)
U.S. National Safety Council
Title Flexible insulating protective equipment for electrical workers.
Bibliographic information July 1980, Vol.122, No.1, p.59-76. Illus. 8 ref.
Abstract Data sheet: guide to the care, inspection, testing, storage, and use of flexible insulating equipment for protecting electrical workers. Definitions (cutting action of ozone, produced by corona effect on rubber under mechanical stress, corona-resistant material); storerooms and toolrooms (rubber gloves; linesmen's rubber sleeves); truck storage; field use, wrong practices; acceptance testing. Classification of insulating covers; rubber insulating blankets; care of rubber equipment; visual inspection; low voltage equipment.
Descriptors (primary) live work equipment; personal protective equipment; synthetic rubber; electricity
Descriptors (secondary) description of equipment; insulating materials; live work; data sheet; insulating blankets; insulating gloves; preventive maintenance
Document type F - Information notes, codes of practice, standards
Subject(s) Electricity
Broad subject area(s)
Browse category(ies) Electricity
Personal protection