|Document ID (ISN)||110387|
|ISSN - Serial title
||0925-7535 - Safety Science
|Convention or series no.
||Klap÷tke T.M., Krumm B., Steemann F.X., Steinhauser G.
||Hands on explosives: Safety testing of protective measures
||Jan. 2010, Vol.48, No.1, p.28-34. Illus. 25 ref.
||Several attempts have been made to test the effectiveness of protective measures for the handling of explosives in laboratories. This study investigated safety gloves and a combined safety helmet and face shield. Experimental setups were used to simulate the effects of an explosion in a glass flask on the glove or helmet protected body. Findings are discussed.
||laboratory work; equipment testing; personal protective equipment; explosion hazards
||protective gloves; tests on models; facepieces; safety helmets
||D - Periodical articles
|Country / State or Province||Germany|
|Broad subject area(s)
||Fires, explosions and major hazards