Accession Number : AD0741101

Title :   Lifesaving Equipment.

Descriptive Note : Final rept. on test operations procedure.

Corporate Author : ARMY TEST AND EVALUATION COMMAND ABERDEEN PROVING GROUND MD

Report Date : 04 MAR 1972

Pagination or Media Count : 8

Abstract : The report describes a method for evaluation of life saving equipment operational and functional performance characteristics of life saving equipment. Designates procedures for preoperational inspection, operator training and familiarization, photographic coverage, physical characteristics, safety, performance tests, environmental testing, transportability, human factors evaluation, reliability, durability, maintenance evaluation, and value analysis. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*LIFEBOATS, TEST METHODS), (*LIFE RAFTS, TEST METHODS), (*LIFE PRESERVERS, TEST METHODS), PERFORMANCE(ENGINEERING), TRAINING, VISUAL INSPECTION, SAFETY, ENVIRONMENTAL TESTS, HUMAN FACTORS ENGINEERING, WEAR RESISTANCE, RELIABILITY, MAINTENANCE

Subject Categories : Test Facilities, Equipment and Methods
      Escape, Rescue and Survival

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE