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Document ID (ISN)54883
CIS number 90-2045
Year 1989
Convention or series no. Merkblatt M 61
Title Noise control - Woodworking
Original title Lärmbekämpfung- Holzbearbeitung [in German]
Bibliographic information Allgemeine Unfallversicherungsanstalt, Abteilung für Unfallverhütung und Berufskrankheitenbekämpfung, Adalbert-Stifter-Strasse 65, 1200 Wien, Austria, 1989. 28p. Illus.
Abstract This information note provides guidelines on noise control measures for woodworking machines. Aspects covered: hearing loss, audiometric tests, regulatory threshold exposure limits, hearing protectors, sound pressure levels, reduction of sound levels, sound emission near the machines, examples of acoustic enclosures.
Descriptors (primary) woodworking machines; noise control; noise; Austria
Descriptors (secondary) threshold limit values; noise level; audiometric tests; acoustic enclosure; data sheet; hearing loss
Document type F - Information notes, codes of practice, standards
Country / State or ProvinceAustria
Subject(s) Machinery and tools
Broad subject area(s) Physical hazards
Browse category(ies) Noise