A key component of any Personal Protective Ensemble (PPE) for demining is the helmet and/or face shield. For obvious reasons, protecting the face of a deminer is of utmost importance in case of an accidental detonation of a mine. Currently, a wide range of head and face protective devices are available for the deminer, and this study attempts to evaluate these devices from several perspectives.
Nerenberg, J.; Islam, S.; Makris, Aris; and Dionne, J.P.
"Comparative Study of Different Lightweight Head Protection Systems with Full-Face Visors for Humanitarian Deminers,"
Journal of Conventional Weapons Destruction: Vol. 4
, Article 9.
Available at: http://commons.lib.jmu.edu/cisr-journal/vol4/iss2/9