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ID (ISN) del documento110505
Número CIS 10-0093
Año 2008
Número de serie HSE RR 603
Autor(es) Booth A.P.
Título Evaluating methods of training of mineworkers for hot inspired air when wearing self-rescuers
Información bibliográfica HSE Books, P.O. Box 1999, Sudbury, Suffolk CO10 2WA, United Kingdom, 2008. xii, 113p. Illus. 16 ref.
Acceso Internet [en inglés]
Resumen This project was carried in response to a need for an improved training methodology for escape respiratory protective devices, namely to provide a realistic experience of the hot air breathing effects of a device operating in a high carbon monoxide content mine atmosphere. A second objective was to collect data on the tolerability and endurance limits associated with the extended wearing of an escape respiratory protective device producing a significant heat burden. The research work was addressed in two phases. The first phase involved thermo-chemical modelling of filter self-rescuers and the development of a hot air simulation device, suitable for both research and training purposes, while the second phase consisted of a range of physiological trials which identified significant thermal physiological benefits from adopting a staged evacuation process in conjunction with safe havens.
Descriptores (primarios) explotación minera en el fondo; carga térmica; socorro y evacuación; aparatos autorecuperadores respiratorios
Descriptores (secundarios) óxido de carbono; límite de resistencia; modelos matemáticos; instituciones publicas de prevencion; informe
Tipo de documento E - Libros, informes, actas
Tema(s) Protección individual
Minas y canteras
Broad subject area(s) Riesgos químicos
Navegación por categoria(s) Mining and quarrying