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Document ID (ISN)58538
CIS number 92-1351
Year 1992
Convention or series no. HSE IACL54
Health and Safety Commission - Ceramics Industry Advisory Committee
Title Noise
Bibliographic information Health and Safety Executive, Library and Information Services, Broad Lane, Sheffield S3 7HQ, United Kingdom, 1992. 15p. Illus. 8 ref.
Abstract Part 1 of this booklet presents a brief guide to the requirements for controlling noise at work under the Noise at Work Regulations (CIS 90-21) and outlines hazards of exposure to high noise levels; duties of employers to assess noise exposure, reduce noise levels, and provide information and hearing protectors to employees; duties of workers and machine makers. Part 2 presents specific information relating to the ceramics industry and suggests possible solutions for noise reduction and hearing protection for various processes.
Descriptors (primary) United Kingdom; pottery industry; noise control; noise
Descriptors (secondary) hearing protection; noise level; information of personnel; data sheet; responsibilities; legislation
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) Glass, pottery and related materials