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Document ID (ISN)59696
CIS number 93-642
ISSN - Serial title 0025-6749 - Médecine et hygiène
Year 1992
Convention or series no.
Author(s) Rabinowitz J., Hohmann B.
Title Noise and hearing acuity
Original title Bruit et acuité auditive [in French]
Bibliographic information 23 Dec. 1992, Vol.50, No.1960, p.3374-3378. Illus. 12 ref.
Abstract Review of the health effects of exposure to sounds of high intensity and of hearing protection standards. Typical values of exposure to noise in specific occupations in Swiss industry are given in a chart: woodworking, machining, construction industry, railway repair and maintenance, printing shops, bottling, weaving, leather goods, orchestra musicians. Swiss hearing protection programmes are discussed.
Descriptors (primary) Switzerland; noise; hearing conservation; noise control; noise level
Descriptors (secondary) printing industry; machining; permanent ways; bottling; construction industry; beverage industry; musicians; textile industry; woodworking industry; leather and fur industries; building industry
Document type D - Periodical articles
Country / State or ProvinceSwitzerland
Subject(s) Noise, hearing and vibration
Broad subject area(s) Physical hazards
Browse category(ies) Noise