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Document ID (ISN)28228
CIS number 77-2010
ISSN - Serial title National Safety News
Year 1977
Convention or series no.
Title Top off your plant safety program with proper head protection.
Bibliographic information July 1977, Vol.116, No.1, p.87-91. Illus.
Abstract The development of head protection from early history to the present is described. Present legislation and standards in the USA are given for the 4 classes of safety helmets, the weight and shape of the helmet, suspensions, liners and straps, bump caps, and hair protection. Maintenance of helmets and hazards (spray solvents, temperature extremes, strong chemicals, mechanical abrasion) are discussed.
Descriptors (primary) safety helmets; head protection
Descriptors (secondary) USA; history; legislation; preventive maintenance
Document type -
Subject(s) Personal protection
Broad subject area(s)
Browse category(ies) Head protection