This warning summary contains general safety warnings and hazardous materials warnings that must beunderstood and applied during operation and maintenance of this equipment. Failure to observe theseprecautions could result in serious injury or death to personnel. Also included are explanations of safetyand hazardous materials icons used within the technical manual.
EXPLANATION OF SAFETY WARNING ICONS
FLYING PARTICLES – arrows bouncing off face with face shield shows that particlesflying through the air will harm face.SHARP OBJECT – hand being stabbed by object shows that the material will pierce theskin.
GENERAL SAFETY WARNINGS DESCRIPTION
For First Aid treatment, refer to FM 4-25.11.
Pressing, starching, dry cleaning, or the use of fabric softener will degrade your bodyarmor. Failure to following these instructions could result in harm to the soldier.
If your body armor is exposed to any Chemical, Biological, Radiological, and Nuclear(CBRN) elements dispose of in accordance with FM 3.11.3.