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Table 4 Results for each task. Subjective ratings expressed as mean (95% CI), Task performance results expressed as mean ± SD

From: The perceived effects and comfort of various body armour systems on police officers while performing occupational tasks

  ILAV A ILAV B ILAV C N
Victim Drag
 RPE 4.7(3.6–5.8) 3.6 (2.6–4.7) 4.0 (2.8–5.2) 3.8 (2.4–5.3)
 Time to complete 5.74 ± 0.94 s 5.47 ± 0.87 5.50 ± 1.06 s 5.56 ± 0.85 s
Vehicle Exit
 Subjective Rating −3.58 (−6.0 to −1.1) + 0.26 (−2.1 to + 2.5) −0.55 (− 1.8 to + 0.8) −0.85 (−4.7 to + 3.0)
 Time to complete 3.49 ± 0.28 3.41 ± 0.23 3.40 ± 0.38 3.41 ± 0.43
Range Shoot
 Subjective Rating −2.1 (−5.5 to + 1.3) + 2.7 (+ 0.4 to + 5.0) − 1.7 (−4.4 to + 0.9) + 1.4 (− 2.2 to + 5.0)
 Score 80.73 ± 12.25 85.64 ± 7.04 81.45 ± 9.06 83.82 ± 11.20