Accession Number:

ADA160002

Title:

Simulation of Area Weapons Effects (SAWE) Safety Criteria

Descriptive Note:

Final technical rept.

Corporate Author:

ARMY ARMAMENT RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENT CENTER DOVER NJ SAFETY OFFICE

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1985-09-01

Pagination or Media Count:

34.0

Abstract:

This report provides quantified safety criteria for the Simulation of Area Weapons Effects SAWE Program. It discusses four specific areas blast overpressure, blunt trauma, burn, and eye flash hazards. Each hazard is defined as to potential severity and classified according to Army regulation hazard severity levels. Acceptable risk criteria are developed based on severity and probability.

Subject Categories:

  • Weapons Effects (Biological)
  • Safety Engineering
  • Ammunition and Explosives

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE