ILO Home
Go to the home page
Site map | Contact us Franšais | Espa˝ol

CISDOC database

Document ID (ISN)48658
CIS number 87-1486
ISSN - Serial title 0265-4792 - Safety Practitioner
Year 1987
Convention or series no.
Author(s) Hickling E.M.
Title Safety helmets - Suggested future improvements in helmet design processes and testing
Bibliographic information Feb. 1987, Vol.5, No.2, p.11-14. Illus. 8 ref.
Abstract Analysis of the factors affecting the acceptability of safety helmets. Results of a questionnaire survey dealing with the wearing of safety helmets on construction sites. Standards and certifying authorities in the United Kingdom. Role of manufacturers, designers, buyers and users.
Descriptors (primary) construction sites; ergonomic evaluation; safety helmets
Descriptors (secondary) United Kingdom; questionnaire survey; design of equipment; approval; testing; head protection
Document type D - Periodical articles
Subject(s) Construction industry
Broad subject area(s) Mechanical hazards, transport
Browse category(ies) Head protection