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Document ID (ISN)53261
CIS number 90-288
ISSN - Serial title Cahiers de notes documentaires - Sécurité et hygiène du travail
Year 1989
Convention or series no.
Title Occupational noise exposure - French regulations
Original title La protection contre le bruit [in French]
Bibliographic information 1st Quarter 1989, No.134, Note No.1715-134-89, p.17-28. 7 ref.
Abstract This paper deals first with the presentation of the overall legislation written to enact the CEC directive (see CIS 87-45) in France. It then analyses the legislation designed to protect workers. Contents include: a basic principle, how to build silent; protecting workers against noise; monitoring of noise exposure and threshold limit values for industrial noise exposure; safety and health engineering; hearing protectors. An appendix contains the text of the decree (21 April 1988; see also CIS 89-724) together with its application circular (6 May 1988).
Descriptors (primary) France; hearing conservation; noise control; European Communities
Descriptors (secondary) legislation; noise level measurement; directive; comment on law; law
Document type D - Periodical articles
Subject(s) Noise, hearing and vibration
Broad subject area(s) Physical hazards
Browse category(ies) Noise