|Document ID (ISN)||77365|
|ISSN - Serial title
||0014-6269 - Face au risque
|Convention or series no.
||Personal protection - Face and eye protection
||Protection individuelle - Le visage et la vue protégés [in French]|
||Mar. 1999, No.351, p.23-26. Illus.
||Finding the best compromise when selecting face and eye protective equipment involves analysing the hazards facing the workers, constraints of the task and of the work environment, and aspects specific to the individual worker. Topics covered by this article include: main types of personal protective equipment; main hazards; human factors (reluctance by workers to wear protective equipment); guide to the selection of equipment as a function of the exposure hazard; types of safety spectacles; check-list developed by the French Occupational Safety and Health Institute (INRS) in order to help employers to analyse hazards to the eyes; European standards.
||selection of equipment; risk factors; face shields; face and eye protection
||safety consciousness; public OSH institutions; France; check lists; human behaviour; safety spectacles; standard; European Communities
||D - Periodical articles
|Country / State or Province||France|
|Broad subject area(s)
||General safety, health and conditions of work
||Face and eye protection