|Document ID (ISN)||103026|
|Convention or series no.
Hauptverband der gewerblichen Berufsgenossenschaften (HVBG)
||Use of head protective gear
||Benutzung von Kopfschutz [in German]|
||Carl Heymanns Verlag KG, Luxemburgerstrasse 449, 50939 K÷ln, Germany, 2002. 22p. Illus.
||Contents of this update of the guidelines of the German Mutual Occupational Accident Insurance Association of January 2000 concerning the selection and use of head protective gear: various types of safety helmets, caps and their accessories; structure of the protective shell; areas of application of the various types of protection; EC mark and standards applicable to each type of helmet; use life as a function of the constituent materials; information of personnel; maintenance and storage. In appendix: related directives, rules and standards. Previous edition: ZH 1/704.
||occupational safety; head protection; selection of equipment; Germany
||hearing protection; responsibilities of employers; hazard evaluation; information of personnel; scalp protectors; directive; safety spectacles
||F - Information notes, codes of practice, standards
|Country / State or Province||Germany|
|Broad subject area(s)
||Mechanical hazards, transport