C3.3 - Senor-based Personal Protective Equipment in forestry work with dangerous machines and equipment (power saws) – IGF No. 16119 N

J. Beringer, A. Mahr-Erhardt & P. Hoffmann
Forestry work is an activity with one of the highest injury and accident hazard. Besides the professional use power saws are more and more used in the private sector, this mainly because of increasing energy costs. The aim of the work is the development of an intelligent sensory protective system which will make the work with power saws less dangerous. If the power saw comes closer than some centimetre to the body, the sensory active...