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Document ID (ISN)43943
CIS number 85-667
ISSN - Serial title Arbete - Människa - Miljö
Year 1982
Convention or series no.
Author(s) Ericson C.
Title "Peak" impact-noise caused hearing damage among newspaper printers
Original title Snabbt "peakljud" orsakade hörselskador vid tidningstryckeri [in Swedish]
Bibliographic information 1982, No.1, p.27-30.
Abstract A report on severe hearing damage in workers with long-term (20 years) exposure to printing machinery (peak hold sound levels of 122-130dB(A)).
Descriptors (primary) printing industry; hearing loss; cylinder printing machines; impact noise
Descriptors (secondary) long-term exposure; Sweden
Document type D - Periodical articles
Subject(s) Noise, hearing and vibration
Broad subject area(s)
Browse category(ies) Diseases of the ear and hearing damage
Printing, photography and photocopying industry