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Document ID (ISN)30073
CIS number 78-1702
ISSN - Serial title 0210-6612 - Salud y trabajo
Year 1978
Convention or series no.
Author(s) Novau Sisquella J.M.
Title The protective helmet. Selection criteria and standards
Original title El casco de seguridad. Criterios de selección y normas de utilización [in Spanish]
Bibliographic information June 1978, No.13, p.38-54. Illus. 24 ref.
Abstract This profusely illustrated article deals with: protective role of the helmet (mechanical, electrical and thermal hazards); description (definition, classification, constituent parts, materials, dimensions, resistance of human skull, helmet strength (Spanish standards)); selection criteria according to conditions of use; example of selection of a helmet for construction workers; wearing, maintenance and storage.
Descriptors (primary) safety helmets; protection criteria; comfort criteria
Descriptors (secondary) strength of materials; description of equipment; equipment testing; standardization; Spain
Document type -
Subject(s) Personal protection
Broad subject area(s)
Browse category(ies) Head protection