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Document ID (ISN)100258
CIS number 02-1171
Year 2000
Convention or series no.
Title Do you know what is noise-induced deafness?
Bibliographic information Ministry of Manpower, Occupational Health Department, 18 Havelock Road #05-01, Singapore 059764, Republic of Singapore, [c2000]. 8p. Illus.
Abstract Contents of this information leaflet on noise-induced deafness: definition; causes (prolonged exposure to noise levels above 85dB(A)); effects of noise-induced deafness; audiometric examinations; responsibilities of management; responsibilities of workers; Singapore legislation; some basic facts about noise.
Descriptors (primary) Singapore; noise; limitation of exposure; deafness; noise level
Descriptors (secondary) hearing protection; responsibilities of employers; noise dosimetry; legislation; audiometric tests; data sheet; responsibilities of employees; safety guides; noise level measurement
Document type C - Training manuals, audiovisual material
Country / State or ProvinceSingapore
Subject(s) Noise, hearing and vibration
Broad subject area(s) Physical hazards
Browse category(ies) Noise
Diseases of the ear and hearing damage