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Document ID (ISN)42554
CIS number 84-1769
ISSN - Serial title Cahiers de médecine du travail - Cahiers voor arbeidsgeneeskunde
Year 1984
Convention or series no.
Author(s) Léonard R., Lechien P., Brogniaux L., Vo Chi T., Evers C.
Title Ergonomic methodology for the study of protective devices
Original title Méthodologie ergonomique d'étude des moyens de protection [in French]
Bibliographic information 1984, Vol.21, No.1, p.29-39. Illus. 19 ref.
Abstract Ergonomic study of burn prevention among iron smelter workers in a blast-furnace operation. A multidisciplinary team analysed the technological aspects of the work, the accident risks involved, the environmental stresses on the workers and their acceptance of personal protective devices, in order to find a workable and acceptable approach to burn prevention.
Descriptors (primary) ergonomics; thermal burns; iron and steel industry; ergonomic evaluation; personal protective equipment
Descriptors (secondary) flying particles; shock following injury; physical fatigue; description of technique
Document type D - Periodical articles
Subject(s) Ergonomics and work organization
Broad subject area(s)
Browse category(ies) Ergonomics
Iron and steel industry
Personal protection