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Document ID (ISN)56889
CIS number 91-1957
ISBN(s) 0-7176-0312-1
Year 1989
Convention or series no. HSE Contract Research Report CRR 9/1988
Author(s) Liao G., Beale S.B.
Title Computer simulation of the misting of eye protectors
Bibliographic information Health and Safety Executive, St. Hugh's House, Stanley Precinct, Trinity Road, Bootle, Merseyside L20 3QY, United Kingdom, 1989. 44p. Illus. 6 ref. Price: GBP 20.00.
Abstract This report describes how a general purpose computer code was used to model the misting processes inside 4 typical types of protective eyewear. It is shown that models with substantial ventilation holes or slots do not mist easily, while inadequately ventilated protective eyewear is sensitive to variations in face temperature.
Descriptors (primary) evaluation of equipment; United Kingdom; computer simulation; safety spectacles; personal protective equipment
Descriptors (secondary) computer programme; mathematical models
Document type E - Books, reports, proceedings
Country / State or ProvinceUnited Kingdom
Subject(s) Personal protection
Broad subject area(s) Chemical safety
Browse category(ies) Face and eye protection
Personal protection