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Document ID (ISN)32065
CIS number 79-1716
Year 1979
Convention or series no.
Title Head protection.
Bibliographic information Data Sheet H-4, Canada Safety Council, 1765 St. Laurent Blvd., Ottawa, Ontario, K1G 3V4, Canada, 1979, 30p. Illus. 17 ref.
Abstract Contents: brief description of helmets and the protection offered; details of types of helmets, with a tabulated classification, and their characteristics; head trauma (brain damage, skull fracture); precautions against head hazards, use of safety headwear, selection considerations; accessories (straps, liners, face shields, hearing protection); care and maintenance; training and motivation; first aid; glossary; 2 page summary for posting.
Descriptors (primary) protection against falling objects; safety helmets; head protection; Canada
Descriptors (secondary) description of equipment; preventive maintenance; first aid; safety training in industry; head injuries; data sheet; personal protective equipment
Document type F - Information notes, codes of practice, standards
Subject(s) Personal protection
Broad subject area(s)
Browse category(ies) Safety devices
Head protection