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Document ID (ISN)62801
CIS number 94-1114
Year 1989
Convention or series no. Instructivo No.11
Title Directive concerning safety and health in potentially noisy workplaces [Mexico]
Original title Instructivo No.11 relativo a las condiciones de seguridad e higiene en los centros de trabajo donde se genere ruido [in Spanish]
Bibliographic information Secretaría del Trabajo y Previsión Social, Doctor Vértiz 96, 06720 México, D.F., Mexico, 1989. 27p. Illus. Modifications of the 1983 Directive also in: Diario Oficial, 2 June 1989.
Abstract Directive issued in accordance with provisions of the Occupational Health and Safety Regulations (CIS 83-2092). It contains: general provisions; hazard identification and evaluation; noise control measures; special provisions for newly-established enterprises. In annex: glossary of technical terms used; table presenting maximum periods of permitted exposure in function of dB(A) levels; general recommendations for the medical surveillance of noise-exposed workers; noise level measuring methods; method for calculating the noise attenuation factor of hearing protectors.
Descriptors (primary) Mexico; noise measurement; noise control; noise
Descriptors (secondary) limitation of exposure; medical supervision; law; glossary; replaced
Document type A - Laws, regulations, directives
Country / State or ProvinceMexico
Subject(s) Standards and directives with the force of law
Broad subject area(s) Physical hazards
Browse category(ies) Noise