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Document ID (ISN)62393
CIS number 94-1053
ISBN(s) 3-89429-201-6
Year 1992
Convention or series no. Fb 654
Author(s) Sutter E., Ott G.
Bundesanstalt fŘr Arbeitsschutz
Title Physical and optical characteristics of eye protection equipment and their measurement
Original title Physikalisch-optische Eigenschaften von Augenschutzgerńten und deren Messung [in German]
Bibliographic information Wirtschaftsverlag NW, Postfach 10 11 10, Am Alten Hafen 113-115, 27511 Bremerhaven, Germany, 1992. 204p. Illus. 58 ref.
Abstract Different types of eye protection equipment were tested with respect to various criteria. The equipment included welders' goggles and devices providing protection against ultraviolet and infrared radiation, sunlight and laser beams. The tests covered transmission and reflection characteristics, mechanical strength and stability over time. The report also includes a survey of criteria relevant for producers and users of eye protection equipment. Summaries in English, German and French.
Descriptors (primary) face and eye protection; testing; safety spectacles
Descriptors (secondary) solar radiation; laser radiation; light transmission factor; infrared radiation; welders helmets; function testing; ultraviolet radiation
Document type E - Books, reports, proceedings
Country / State or ProvinceGermany
Subject(s) Personal protection
Broad subject area(s) Physical hazards
Browse category(ies) Face and eye protection
Labour inspection