JOURNAL BROWSE
Search
Advanced SearchSearch Tips
Study on Remedies of Convergence Design for Personalized Fire Helmets
facebook(new window)  Pirnt(new window) E-mail(new window) Excel Download
 Title & Authors
Study on Remedies of Convergence Design for Personalized Fire Helmets
Ahn, Yong Jun; Kang, Myung Chang; Lee, Tae Gu;
  PDF(new window)
 Abstract
Safety related workers, such as firefighters, have to wear a protective helmet. The Development of Helmets for safety is in progress to promote the wearable device industry. Several accidents caused by negligence in recent days have raised public attention to safety. For this reason, the amount of national budget funding for the study of fire-fighting and smart safety helmets has increased. However, most previous studies have focused on safety, rather than the application of new technologies based on physical attributes, especially the characteristics of head shape and size, even though fire helmets play the critical role of protection from flames and external shocks etc. in an emergency. This paper will present the smart technologies and newly developed designs for safety helmets that are personalized for each firefighter, based on the characteristics of their head, and will help a rescue operation to be much more safe and efficient.
 Keywords
Fire helmets;Personal safety equipment;Convergence helmets;Wearable device;
 Language
Korean
 Cited by
 References
1.
Cho, S. H., "A Study on the Optimizwd Design of the Helmets for Fire and Gas Safety," Journal of The Korean Institute of Gas, Vol. 12, No. 3, pp. 1-3, 2008.

2.
Sancheong, "Fire-Fighting Protection Helmet," http://www.sancheong.com/kor/product/list.do?cateId=3 (Accessed 22 April 2016)

3.
Ryu, J. H., "(A) Study on the Ethnic Head for MMOSG Service in USA," M.Sc. Thesis, Digital Media Design, Gukmin University, 2008.

4.
Kim, J.-E., Na, Y.-H., Kim, J.-Y., Yang, J.-W., and Kim, S.-J., "The Study of a Foldable Bicycle Helmet Designed for Characteristics of Korean," Proc. of Korea Society Design Science Autumn Conference, pp. 694-695, 2015.

5.
Sizekorea, "Head Measurement Data Retrieval," http://sizekorea.kats.go.kr/02_data/directData02.asp?OlapCode=SIZU0203 (Accessed 22 April 2016)

6.
Kim, M. S., Song, S. H., Kim, H, I., and Ahn, S. H., "Hybrid 3D Printing and Casting Manufacturing Process for Fabrication of Smart Soft Composite Actuators," J. Korean Soc. Precis. Eng., Vol. 33, No. 1, pp. 77-83, 2016. crossref(new window)

7.
Lee, S. Y., "A Study on Naturalistic Pattern Costume Design Utilizing 3D Printing," M.Sc. Thesis, Department of Clothes Design, Hongik University, 2015.

8.
Kim, D. G., "Direction and Impact of Wearable Device" Korea Information Society Development Institute, Vol. 25, No. 21, p. 2, 2013.

9.
Gwamgju Metropolitan City, "Necessary and Application Plan of Wearable Device in an Emergency," Proc. of the 26th Conference for Politics of National Safety 119, pp. 10-16, 2014.