Injuries from windscreens

a review of some recent literature.
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[University of Birmingham] , [Birmingham]
SeriesDepartmental publications -- 53.
ContributionsUniversity of Birmingham. Department of Transportation and Environmental Planning. Accident Research Unit.
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Open LibraryOL19739800M

The windshield (North American English) or windscreen (Commonwealth English) of an aircraft, car, bus, motorbike or tram is the front window, which provides visibility while protecting occupants from the windshields are generally made of laminated safety glass, a type of treated glass, which consists of, typically, two curved sheets of glass with a plastic layer laminated.

Glazing types are historically described, with the laceration injuries and ejection deaths associated with present glazing. Sixty tempered glass windows manufactured at nominally four temper levels were tested for uncracked fracture fragment size and weight and length by the American and European standards, which fracture the glass without strain, and our preliminary strain fracture test Cited by: 6.

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The work of glaziers can be dangerous, and workers risk injury. Injuries may include cuts from tools and glass, falls from ladders and scaffolding, and exposure to solvents. Workers may wear protective gear, such as safety glasses or Entry-level education: High school diploma or equivalent.

Windscreens form a key part of your vehicle's safety restraint system (SRS). SRS has been developed to keep the driver and passengers inside the vehicle during an accident.

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British Airways Flight was a flight from Birmingham Airport in England for Málaga Airport in Spain that suffered explosive decompression, with no loss of life, shortly after takeoff on 10 June An improperly installed windscreen panel separated from its frame, causing the plane's captain to be blown partially out of the aircraft.

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