|Document ID (ISN)||76858|
|Convention or series no.
Health and Safety Executive
||Cost and effectiveness of chemical protective gloves for the workplace
||HSE Books, P.O. Box 1999, Sudbury, Suffolk CO10 2WA, United Kingdom, Jan. 2001. iv, 24p. Illus. 8 ref. Price: GBP 8.50.
||This guidance booklet provides practical advice to employers on the cost and effectiveness of chemical protective gloves used in the workplace. Main topics covered: legal requirements; cost factors (purchase and replacement; comfort and dexterity; protection level; storage, maintenance and disposal; training); glove resistance to permeation, penetration and degradation; selection of suitable protective gloves. Appendices include examples of cost calculations of protective glove programmes, as well as permeation, penetration and degradation resistance test methods and standards.
||protective gloves; cost of safety; training material; chemical products; United Kingdom
||strength of materials; economic aspects; training manuals
||C - Training manuals, audiovisual material
|Country / State or Province||United Kingdom|
|Broad subject area(s)
Hand and arm protection