Accession Number : AD0439396


Title :   SHELTER OCCUPANCY STUDIES AT THE UNIVERSITY OF GEORGIA, 1962-1963


Descriptive Note : Final summary rept.


Corporate Author : GEORGIA UNIV ATHENS PSYCHOLOGICAL LABS


Personal Author(s) : Hammes, John A


Full Text : https://apps.dtic.mil/dtic/tr/fulltext/u2/439396.pdf


Report Date : 31 Dec 1963


Pagination or Media Count : 15


Abstract : During 1962 and 1963 the University of Georgia Psychological Laboratories conducted a series of tests on the habitability of fallout shelters as presently stocked in accordance with the National Shelter Program. These studies surpassed in austerity all previous shelter research using civilians. Men, women, and children, age 7 - 70 years, participated in two-week confinement tests.


Descriptors :   *FALLOUT SHELTERS , MANAGEMENT PLANNING AND CONTROL , CIVIL DEFENSE , HUMAN FACTORS ENGINEERING , CONSTRUCTION , BEHAVIOR , SURVIVAL(PERSONNEL) , FOOD , FALLOUT , WATER SUPPLIES , SANITARY ENGINEERING , ADJUSTMENT(PSYCHOLOGY)


Subject Categories : Civil Defense


Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE