Immersion fatalities: hazardous responses and dangerous discrepancies.


In this paper the following question is addressed: 'Why, given the plethora of standards, specifications and guidelines for immersion protective equipment, are lives still being lost at sea and fatal accident enquiries questioning the quality of such equipment?' In attempting to answer this question, consideration is given to the extent to which both the… (More)


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@article{Tipton1995ImmersionFH, title={Immersion fatalities: hazardous responses and dangerous discrepancies.}, author={Michael J Tipton}, journal={Journal of the Royal Naval Medical Service}, year={1995}, volume={81 2}, pages={101-7} }