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Document ID (ISN)60392
CIS number 93-1342
ISSN - Serial title Illustrierte Zeitschrift für Arbeitssicherheit
Year 1990
Convention or series no.
Author(s) Hohmann B.W.
Title Noise protection at the workplace - Present situation and trends
Original title Lärmschutz am Arbeitsplatz - Stand und Tendenzen [in German]
Bibliographic information Oct. 1990, No.5, p.7-10. Illus. 6 ref.
Abstract Comparison of Swiss and European Community regulations and standards. Scale of noise exposure in Switzerland. Precedence of noise control over protective equipment. Noise measurement. Protective equipment (importance of correct fit and use). Prophylaxis. Services of the Swiss Accident Insurance Institute (SUVA).
Descriptors (primary) hearing protection; noise; Switzerland
Descriptors (secondary) European Communities; noise control; noise level measurement; standardization; legislation; role of insurance institutions
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
Hearing protection