Research shows injury risks to deminers can vary depending on their body positioning. Here, the authors present the preliminary results of a study testing the effects of body position on deminer injury using mannequins. They hope to refine further their methodology and continue to learn information that will benefit the demining community.
Jetté, François-Xavier; Dionne, Jean-Philippe; El Maach, Ismail; Makris, Aris; Ceh, Matt; and Bergeron, Denis
"How Deminer Position Contributes to Injury,"
Journal of Mine Action
: Vol. 9
, Article 49.
Available at: http://commons.lib.jmu.edu/cisr-journal/vol9/iss2/49