Design and Evaluation of a Garment System for Protection Against Steam and Hot Water

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2013-01-01
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Yu, Sihong
Strickfaden, Megan
Crown, Elizabeth
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Altmetrics
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People working in the western Canadian oil industry are exposed to extreme environments and hazardous equipment. With a focus on functional clothing and user-centred design this paper reports on a study that took place over five years, that involving the design and evaluation of a garment system to protect from steam and hot water.

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Oilfields, hazards, PPE, multi-method
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