|Document ID (ISN)||105067|
|ISSN - Serial title
||0339-6517 - Documents pour le médecin du travail
|Convention or series no.
||Magaud-Camus I., Floury M.C., Vinck L., Waltisperger D.
||Noise at the workplace in 2003: A stressor affecting three employees out of ten
||Le bruit au travail en 2003: une nuisance qui touche trois salariés sur dix [in French]|
||Sep. 2005, No.103, p.327-334. Illus. 2 ref.
||http://www.dmt-prevention.fr/inrs-pub/inrs01.nsf/IntranetObject-accesParReference/TF%20142/$File/TF142.pdf [in French]
||The SUMER 2003 survey in France (see CIS 95-161) showed that close to a third of all workers are exposed to noise. Some 7% of all employees are exposed to harmful noise levels, and 25% to other types of noise while being less of a health hazard nonetheless have an impact. Industrial and construction workers are the most affected, however these sectors are those that generally provide acoustic protection. Employees exposed to harmful noise levels at work have a more stressful form of work organization than other employees and are also more exposed to other physical hazards.
||France; job-exposure relation; noise level
||hearing protection; manufacturing industries; supply of personal protective equipment; survey; construction industry; exposure evaluation
||D - Periodical articles
|Country / State or Province||France|
||Noise, hearing and vibration
|Broad subject area(s)