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Document ID (ISN)18827
CIS number 73-1196
ISSN - Serial title 0340-4803 - Stahl und Eisen
Year 1972
Convention or series no.
Author(s) Schulz G.
Title Special features of noise exposure and noise control at the workplace
Original title Besonderheiten der Lärmbelastung und Lärmminderung am Arbeitsplatz [in German]
Bibliographic information 9 Nov. 1972, Vol.92, No.23, p.1170-1173. Illus. 21 ref.
Abstract Following an introduction on the effects of workplace noise and maximum permissible noise levels, the author provides information on the design of soundproofed control cabins designed for short-term or long-term occupation. Additional heat stress and the effect of noise on stereoscopic acuity are also considered. General advice on noise-control measures is also given.
Descriptors (primary) noise; biological hazards; noise control; workplaces
Descriptors (secondary) noise level; hearing disorders; control panels and desks; permissible levels; heat; acoustic enclosure; synergism; length of exposure; iron and steel industry; sound isolation
Document type D - Periodical articles
Subject(s) Noise, hearing and vibration
Broad subject area(s)
Browse category(ies) Noise
Biological hazards