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Document ID (ISN)105480
CIS number 06-754
ISSN - Serial title 0076-2407 - Magyar Közlöny
Year 2005
Convention or series no.
Title Ordinance No.66/2005 (22 Dec.) of the Minister of Health concerning the minimum occupational health and safety requirements of employees exposed to noise [Hungary]
Original title Az egészségügyi miniszter 66/2005. (XII. 22.) rendelete a munkavállalókat érő zajexpozícióra vonatkozó minimális egészségi és biztonsági követelményekről [in Hungarian]
Bibliographic information 22 Dec. 2005, No.166, p.10515-10524.
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Abstract Regulation issued under the authority of Act No.93 of 1993 concerning occupational safety and health (CIS 04-5). It implements in Hungary the provisions of European Directive 2003/10/EC (CIS 06-253). Contents: aim and scope (it lays down the minimum requirements for the protection of workers against the possible effects of noise, especially insofar as they pose a risk to hearing); definitions; exposure limit values (87dB(A) and 200Pa) and exposure action values (80-85dB(A) and 112-140Pa); obligations of employers (determination and assessment of risks, provisions aimed at avoiding and reducing exposure, personal protection, limitation of exposure, worker information and training, consultation and participation of workers); health surveillance; derogations. In annex: detailed description of noise measurement and evaluation in the workplace.
Descriptors (primary) noise; Hungary
Descriptors (secondary) hearing protection; noise level; limitation of exposure; audiometric tests; exposure evaluation; audiology; directive; noise control
Document type A - Laws, regulations, directives
Country / State or ProvinceHungary
Subject(s) Standards and directives with the force of law
Broad subject area(s) Physical hazards
Browse category(ies) Noise