Accession Number:

AD0657222

Title:

EFFECTS OF WEARING FLAMEPROOFED CLOTHING IN HOT ENVIRONMENTS

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

ARMY MEDICAL RESEARCH LAB FORT KNOX KY

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1945-07-31

Pagination or Media Count:

9.0

Abstract:

The study was carried out to determine 1 the heat load imposed by these two types of flameproofed garments and 2 the general acceptability of the clothing. The garments were worn by acclimatized subjects working in a hot environment simulating that which may be found in buttoned-up tanks D.B. 120F. - 88F..

Subject Categories:

  • Protective Equipment

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE