IRSST - Institut de recherche Robert-Sauvé en santé et en sécurité du travail

Protective gloves against mechanical attack: the cut, puncture and tear resistance characteristics of new gloves – production of a selection guide

The researchers took some sixty models of gloves most commonly used in Québec industry for protection against mechanical hazards and subjecting them to cut, puncture and tear resistance tests, in accordance with current international standards for protective clothing materials. The information collected was used to produce a guide that users can refer to in selecting the gloves best adapted to their needs.

Additional Information

Category: Conference
On screen: Produced by:
  • Philippe Lemay - Filming and Editing
Research Project: 0099-5190
Publication no.: CF-030
Language: French
Online since: August 09, 2011
Recorded date: May 03, 2011
Format: Video
Duration: 11:28