Blast Performance of Commercially Available Demining Footwear: A Summary of Experimental Trials with Frangible Surrogate Lower Legs

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Authors
  1. Mah, J.M.L.
  2. Braid, M.P.
  3. Fall, R.W.
  4. Anderson, I.B.
Corporate Authors
Defence R&D Canada - Suffield, Ralston ALTA (CAN)
Abstract
Eight commercially available demining boots were tested for their ability to provide protection against the effects of surrogate anti-personnel blast mines. Boot performance was determined based on post-blast evaluation by a trauma surgeon of frangible surrogate lower legs (FSLLs). None of the conventional demining boots tested provided significant protection.

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Report Number
DRDC-SUFFIELD-TM-2005-009 — Technical Memorandum
Date of publication
01 Oct 2005
Number of Pages
32
DSTKIM No
CA029242
CANDIS No
527491
Format(s):
CD ROM

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