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Document ID (ISN)58281
CIS number 92-1348
ISBN(s) 1-873389-10-8
Year 1991
Convention or series no.
Author(s) Coleman G.J.
Title Noise at work. A helpful guide to the regulations
Bibliographic information Institute of Occupational Medicine Ltd., 8 Roxburgh Place, Edinburgh EH8 9SU, United Kingdom, 1991. 21p. Price: GBP 5.00.
Abstract Contents of this guidance note: outline of duties imposed by the Noise at Work Regulations (see CIS 90-21); definition of noise and noise levels; typical health problems; the noise assessment procedure; action in the case of significant risks; responsibilities of employers, employees and equipment manufacturers; use of audiometry; personal ear protectors.
Descriptors (primary) United Kingdom; noise control; limitation of exposure; noise
Descriptors (secondary) hearing protection; noise level; hearing loss; audiometric tests; comment on law; responsibilities; hazard evaluation
Document type F - Information notes, codes of practice, standards
Country / State or ProvinceUnited Kingdom
Subject(s) Noise, hearing and vibration
Broad subject area(s) Physical hazards
Browse category(ies) Noise