• Short Summary

    Item urges people to wear protective glasses at work in factories.

  • Description

    Southwark, London.

    A man working on a machine without protective glasses. A metal particle flies into his eye and he places hand over it. He goes to a hospital for treatment. Various shots of a doctor and nurses treating him at the Royal Hospital for Eyes, Southwark, London.

    Succession of shots of workers wearing various kinds of protective glasses. Close up shots of machines with particles flicking around. Several shots of people welding with protective glasses on.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1266.24
    Media URN:
    42513
    Group:
    New sound pictorials
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    12/01/1939
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:43:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:43:27:00 / 01:45:10:00
    Canister:
    NSP 146

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