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Document ID (ISN)39068
CIS number 83-78
ISBN(s) 0-89004-698-0
Year 1982
Convention or series no.
Author(s) Alberti P.W.
Title Personal hearing protection in industry
Bibliographic information Raven Press, 1140 Avenue of the Americas, New York, N.Y. 10036, USA, 1982. 605p. Illus. 430 ref. Price: US$57.50.
Abstract Proceedings of a symposium on personal hearing protection in industry, held in Toronto, Canada, in May 1980. 35 papers presented at the symposium are reproduced under the following headings: biological effects of noise; personal hearing protectors - design and standards; personal hearing protectors - evaluation; noise and real-world effectiveness of protectors; practical problems with protectors; hearing conservation programmes - problems of implementation; hearing conservation programmes - evaluation and effectiveness.
Descriptors (primary) hearing protection; earmuffs; earplugs; noise
Descriptors (secondary) health programmes; evaluation of equipment; Canada; hearing loss; hearing conservation; extra-auditory effects; standardization; design of equipment; conference; occupational hygiene evaluation
Document type E - Books, reports, proceedings
Subject(s) Noise, hearing and vibration
Broad subject area(s)
Browse category(ies) Noise
Hearing protection