|Document ID (ISN)||111864|
|Convention or series no.
||Vega Giménez C.
||Noise in the music and entertainment sector (I)
||Ruido en los sectores de la música y el ocio (I) [in Spanish]|
||Instituto Nacional de Seguridad e Higiene en el Trabajo, c/Torrelaguna 73, 28027 Madrid, Spain, 2010. 6p. Illus.
||NTP_864.pdf [in Spanish]
||Exposure to live or recorded music, or to special effects such as pyrotechnics, may cause hearing damage among workers in the field of music and entertainment. This technical note examines these damages and the evaluation of noise exposure of the various groups of workers in these sectors. It also compares the noise levels in these sectors with those found in other sectors. The preventive measures to limit exposure are presented in a second note (see ISN 111865).
||Spain; noise level; hearing loss; exposure evaluation; entertainment services; music industry
||noise level measurement; musicians; data sheet
||F - Information notes, codes of practice, standards
|Country / State or Province||Spain|
||Noise, hearing and vibration
Commerce, services, offices
|Broad subject area(s)
||Diseases of the ear and hearing damage
Entertainment services and sports