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Document ID (ISN)47874
CIS number 87-659
ISSN - Serial title Journal of Occupational Accidents
Year 1986
Convention or series no.
Author(s) Proctor T.D., Rowland F.J.
Title Development of standards for industrial safety helmets - The state of the art
Bibliographic information Nov. 1986, Vol.8, No.3, p.181-191. Illus. 23 ref.
Abstract This review was part of a symposium on head protection at work (16 April 1986, Loughborough, United Kingdom). Statistics on distribution of injuries and comparison of injuries to helmet wearers and non-wearers and methods for assessing the comfort/acceptability and protective capacity of the helmets were described.
Descriptors (primary) head protection; design of equipment; safety helmets
Descriptors (secondary) literature survey; safety consciousness; statistical aspects; conference; standardization
Document type D - Periodical articles
Subject(s) Personal protection
Broad subject area(s) Physical hazards
Browse category(ies) Head protection
Ergonomics