VI. International Conference on Challenges and Innovations of Personal Protective Equipment

Monday, October 20, 2008

Official welcome

  • Prof. Yuriy Sorokin, President of Association of Designers, Manufacturers and Suppliers of Personal Protective Equipment - ASIZ
  • Dr. Bodo Pfeiffer, German Social Accident Insurance - DGUV
  • Karl-Heinz Noetel, German Institute for Statutory Accident Insurance and Prevention in the Construction Industry - BG BAU

Opening speech
Gennadij Pawlowitsch Golub
Consul General of Russia, Leipzig

in representation
Sergej W. Rodionov
Russian Chamber of Commerce and Industry, representative office in Germany

Keynote - Innovation and Standardisation
Rüdiger Marquardt
Technical Director and member of the extended board, DIN, Berlin

European Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) Legislation
Eero Korhonen
Finnish Institute for Occupational Health - FIOH

Russian Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) Legislation
Tatiana Surenovna Kostikian

PPE and RfID – An idea with a future?
Prof. Manfred Helmus
Bergische Universität Wuppertal, Lehrstuhl für Baubetrieb und Bauwirtschaft

Protection against cuts with chain saws
Jörg Hartfiel,
Kuratorium für Waldarbeit und Forsttechnik e.V. <kfw>
(German Council for Forest Research and Development)

High-tech PPE for workers in electrical engineering
Udo Pitschner
company Schümer

Problematic combinations of various PPEs against chemicals - Solution glove adapter
Hans Hörmann
GM GmbH

Innovative solutions for compact respiratory protective devices
Marina Bludian
Director General, company “Epicenter Market”, LLC. Moscow City

Practical demonstration / exhibition

  • Fire simulation with fire truck
    - PPE: Low-weight smoke hood, protective clothing, helmet -
    Safety + Fire, Burgstadt
  • PSA: Draeger Safety AG Co.KgaA, Lübeck
  • PSA: Epicenter Market LLC, Moscow City
  • Protection against cuts - demonstration
    Jörg Hartfiel
    Kuratorium für Waldarbeit und Forsttechnik e.V.
    (German Council for Forest Research and Development)

Innovations in the field of head protection
Jörg Schneider
BG BAU - German Institute for Statutory Accident Insurance and Prevention in the Construction Industry

Stress profiles of fire fighters
- Consequences for users and PPE -
Dr. Dirk Hagebölling
Chairman of the Standardisation Committee for Fire Fighters Protective Clothing

Under fire! Intelligent clothing for professional fire fighters
Andreas Oberleitner
Austrian Research Centers GmbH - ARC -

Exhibition

Reception and Evening Event 

Tuesday, October 21, 2008

Scientific approach to the design of safety helmets
Vladimir Rodin
Professor, Director, Trade Unions’ Scientific-Research Institute of Labour Protection, Yekaterinburg-City

Innovative solutions developed by the company Dräger for respiratory protection of fire fighters and rescue staff
Steffen Pulst
company Dräger Safety AG & Co. KgaA

Low-dust machines – short presentation and practical demonstration
Norbert Kluger
BG BAU/GISBAU Gefahrstoff-Informationssystem
(System providing information on hazardous materials)

PPE against falls from a height for scaffoldings
Wolfgang Schäper
German Institute for Statutory Accident Insurance and Prevention in the Construction Industry - BG BAU

New generation of universal lightened respirators for the provision of comfortable working conditions
Alexandra Vasiljevna Korobeynikova

Development of the new multi-functional filters in accordance with European requirements and demands made by Russian consumers
Dr. Andrej Lyang
Chief engineer, Sorbent AG

Innovative hearing protection
Per Gustafsson
Vice President for Peltor Marketing Europe, Sweden

New measuring system to determine the rupture of protective gloves against chemicals
Dr. Peter Paszkiewicz
Institute for Occupational Safety and Health of the German Social Accident Insurance - BGIA

end - For any interested participant: Tour of special areas of the BG academy

Contact

Content issues
Sabine Schmidt, BG BAU
Tel.: +49 231 5431 1005
Fax: +49 231 5431 1000

Organisational issues
Anja Köhler, BGAG
Tel.: +49 30 13001-2416
Fax: +49 30 13001-2703