|Document ID (ISN)||105220|
|Convention or series no.
||Reducing the risks from occupational noise
||European Agency for Safety and Health at Work, Gran Vía 33, 48009 Bilbao, Spain, 2005. 85p. Illus. 46 ref. Index. Price: EUR 15.00.
||http://osha.eu.int/publications/reports/6805535/full_publication_en.pdf [in English]
||This report provides an overview of noise control methods based on European noise control policy as formulated in the relevant directives and international standards. Contents: scope of the noise problem; effects of noise (hearing disorders, work-related stress, cause of accidents); European occupational noise policy; management of noise (noise reduction, personal protection); examples of workplace interventions. Includes lists of relevant European directives and standards.
||European Union; noise control; hearing loss
||hearing protection; case study; report; noise level; construction sites; educational institutions; safety by design; stress factors; causes of accidents; high-risk groups; comment on directive; comment on standard; information of personnel; musicians
||E - Books, reports, proceedings
|Country / State or Province||European Union|
||Noise, hearing and vibration
|Broad subject area(s)
Diseases of the ear and hearing damage