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Face Shield Flammability Test Procedure, Report No. TC-S-003.
NIOSH 1976 Oct:13 pages
The face shield flammability test procedure used by the Testing and Certification Branch of NIOSH is described. Included are special safety precautions to be taken during the testing, equipment requirements, calibration procedures, tabulation of data, use of a control number, classifications of results (burning, self- extinguishing and improperly lighted), symbols, specimen preparation, equipment preparation, testing, analysis of data and maintenance. A glossary of terms is included as well as a sample data sheet and a diagram of the equipment arrangement.
NIOSH-Author; Morgantown-Technical-Report; Personal-protective-equipment; Safety-equipment; Flammability-testing; Materials-testing; Flammable-materials; Safety-measures; Ignitability;
Control Technology and Personal Protective Equipment; Research Tools and Approaches;
Testing and Certification Branch, NIOSH, Morgantown, West Virginia, Report No. TC-S-003, 13 pages
Page last reviewed: April 12, 2019
Content source: National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health Education and Information Division