|Document ID (ISN)||106586|
|ISSN - Serial title
||Communications de la CFST
|Convention or series no.
||Waldmann H., Matzinger C.
||Hearing protection: Less often means more
||Les appareils de protection de l'ou´e: moins signifie souvent plus... [in French]|
||Dec. 2005, No. 60, p.8-10. Illus.
||http://www.ekas.ch/communication-fr.php?download=911&1166195952 [in French]
||The main reasons that workers do not protect themselves sufficiently against noise include lack of awareness of the risk, the use of inappropriate means of protection and the lack of proper communication on the risk. Topics addressed by this article on hearing protection: risk awareness and individual responsibility; technical measures; instructions for use; level of protection required; new means of hearing protection; sound attenuation that allows verbal communications; responsibilities of employers.
||hearing protection; hearing conservation; noise
||safety consciousness; responsibilities of employers; human behaviour; noise control; information of personnel; earplugs; earmuffs; responsibilities of employees; sound attenuation
||D - Periodical articles
|Country / State or Province||Switzerland|
||Noise, hearing and vibration
|Broad subject area(s)