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Document ID (ISN)109151
CIS number 09-152
ISSN - Serial title 1080-3548 - International Journal of Occupational Safety and Ergonomics
Year 2008
Convention or series no.
Author(s) Mńkinen H., Bartkowiak G.
Title Protective clothing
Bibliographic information 2008, Vol.14, No.1, p.7-115 (whole issue). Illus. Bibl.ref.
Abstract This issue contains part of the presentations at the 3rd European conference on protective clothing held in Gdynia, Poland, in May 2006. Main topics covered: thermal strain in firefighters; development of test methods for protection against hot alkaline chemical splashes and from stream at high pressures; optimization of protective clothing performance; evaluation of the flexibility of protective gloves; dry and wet heat transfer through clothing; variable thermoinsulation garments; numerical simulations of heat and moisture transport in thermal protective clothing.
Descriptors (primary) equipment testing; protective clothing
Descriptors (secondary) chemical protective clothing; protective gloves; fire services; heat load; new technologies; protection against heat; optimization; thermal insulation; mathematical models; pulse rate
Document type D - Periodical articles
Country / State or ProvinceFinland; Poland
Subject(s) Personal protection
Broad subject area(s) Physical hazards
Chemical safety
Browse category(ies) Protective clothing