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Document ID (ISN)106379
CIS number 07-433
ISSN - Serial title 1455-8459 - Barents - Newsletter on Occupational Health and Safety
Year 2005
Convention or series no.
Author(s) Airo E.
Title Communication and noise
Original title Obščenie i šum [in Russian]
Bibliographic information 2005, Vol.8, No.2, p.38-40 (English); p.41-44 (Russian). Illus. 18 ref.
Internet access http://www.ttl.fi/NR/rdonlyres/A5D5488A-F14E-44A5-B5D9-ED782987D5FE/0/barents_2_2005_netti.pdf [in English]
Abstract The increasing amount of speech communication and its importance at work has raised new concerns that occupational health professionals need to address. This article discusses some of the main issues relating to speech communication at work. Topics addressed: speech-intensive work in low-noise environments; speech communications in noisy environments; hearing loss; hearing protection; issues related to new work environments such as call centres.
Descriptors (primary) noise; speech communication
Descriptors (secondary) hearing protection; manufacturing industries; noise level; day nurseries; hearing loss; teaching; call centres
Document type D - Periodical articles
Country / State or ProvinceFinland
Subject(s) Noise, hearing and vibration
Broad subject area(s) Physical hazards
Browse category(ies) Noise