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Protective clothing - assessment of need. Volume 2.
Morgantown, WV: U.S. Department of Health, Education, and Welfare, Public Health Service, Centers for Disease Control, National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health, TR 75-01, 1974 Aug; 2:1-391
This report presents the safety research findings and recommendations of Bendix Launch Support Division, which has conducted a year-long study on behalf of the National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health. The document contains recommendations to conduct research in the general area of industrial/occupational protective clothing aims toward the development of criteria and performance standards for protective clothing development of criteria and performance standards for protective clothing in 27 Industrial/Occupational Areas. This work is a valuable contribution to the identification of occupational safety research needs and will undergo immediate and careful analysis by appropriate Institute staff. The recommendations contained in this report do not, however, reflect the Institute's final decisions concerning a priority rating method, the rating of protective clothing, or future research objectives. Modifications in these areas will be made as necessary.
Protective-clothing; Clothing; Performance-capability; Protective-materials; Textiles
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The Bendix Corporation, Launch Support Division, Cocoa Beach, FL
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