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Document ID (ISN)60369
CIS number 93-793
ISBN(s) 0-900234-47-4
Year 1991
Convention or series no. N4
Author(s) Lawton B., Walker J.
Title Unit: Harmful noise - Module: Legal and organisational aspects of noise
Bibliographic information Occupational Health and Safety, Portsmouth Polytechnic, Lion Gate Building, Lion Terrace, Portsmouth PO1 3HF, United Kingdom, 1991. 91p. Illus. Bibl.ref.
Abstract Training module designed for home study, replacing the module analysed under CIS 88-1846. It includes many practical exercises with answers. There are six segments: introduction to noise legislation in the United Kingdom; outline of the legal framework; noise regulations ancient and modern; the 1989 Regulations (Noise at Work Regulations 1989, see CIS 90-21) as viewed by the noise assessor; noise nuisance; future trends in noise levels, standards and legislation (with reference to European Communities directives and actions).
Descriptors (primary) training course; United Kingdom; legislation; noise control; noise
Descriptors (secondary) European Communities; training manuals; comment on directive; history; comment on law; noise measurement
Document type C - Training manuals, audiovisual material
Country / State or ProvinceUnited Kingdom
Subject(s) Noise, hearing and vibration
Broad subject area(s) Physical hazards
Browse category(ies) Noise
OSH training