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Document ID (ISN)61252
CIS number 93-2057
Year 1991
Convention or series no. NTP 262-1991
Author(s) del Pino Lázaro F., Barrios Muñiz C.
Title Eye protectors against impacts and/or splashes: Guidelines for selection, use and maintenance
Original title Protectores visuales contra impactos y/o salpicaduras: guías para la elección, uso y mantenimiento [in Spanish]
Bibliographic information Instituto Nacional de Seguridad e Higiene en el Trabajo, Ediciones y Publicaciones, C/Torrelaguna 73, 28027 Madrid, Spain, 1991. 6p. 8 ref.
Abstract Selection, use and maintenance criteria for eye protectors and face shields are discussed in this information note. Selection criteria are presented according to hazard evaluation, availability in the market and technical characteristics. Classification in terms of impact resistance and additional protection is included. Use criteria refer to proper use involving information and training, and length of use. Maintenance criteria include appropriate maintenance, including periodic checks, correct storage, and respecting expiry dates.
Descriptors (primary) Spain; face shields; safety spectacles; face and eye protection
Descriptors (secondary) instructions for use; maintenance; data sheet; personal protective equipment; classification; selection of equipment
Document type F - Information notes, codes of practice, standards
Country / State or ProvinceSpain
Subject(s) Personal protection
Broad subject area(s) Mechanical hazards, transport
Browse category(ies) Face and eye protection