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Recommended Standards for Occupational and Educational Eye and Face Protection.
Dunham-TD; Astelford-WJ; Bessey-RL; Kulesz-JJ; Sissung-M
NIOSH 1974 Oct:62 pages
Performance requirements are given for eye and face protection equipment. Definitions related to equipment, testing, and measurement terms are provided, and guidelines concerning the fit, general characteristics, and hazard resistance properties of eye and face protectors are included. Various types of protectors are described along with performance standards, testing criteria, and considerations for equipment selection, marking, usage, maintenance, storage, cleaning, and disinfection.
NIOSH-Contract; Contract-099-73-0017; Personal-protective-equipment; Physical-properties; Eye-protective-equipment; Protective-equipment; Face-shields; Safety-equipment;
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Southwest Research Institute, San Antonio, Texas
Page last reviewed: March 11, 2019
Content source: National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health Education and Information Division