Importance-Performance Analysis for Developing Convergence Firefighter Helmets

융합 소방용 안전모 개발을 위한 중요도-만족도 연관 분석

Oh, Mi-Ok;Shin, Jong-Kuk;Kang, Myung Chang;Shin, Bo-Sung;Moon, Min-Kyung

  • Received : 2016.10.27
  • Accepted : 2016.11.25
  • Published : 2016.12.30


This study executes Importance-Performance Analysis (IPA) on existing firefighter helmet attributes and gathers ideas for improvements from fire-fighting officers to develop a convergence firefighter helmet. The results of empirical analysis were as follows: First, the weight, head fitness, ease of wearing and removal, and ease of managing the existing helmet's attributes need urgent improvement. In addition, fire-fighting officers want to add innovative functions such as oxygen deficiency alarms, poison gas sensors, temperature sensors, and network communication systems to the convergence firefighter helmet under development.


Convergence Firefighter Helmet;Importance-Performance Analysis(IPA);Now Product Development;Survey


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