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Document ID (ISN)62918
CIS number 94-1738
ISBN(s) 9971-67-374-6
Year 1989
Convention or series no. Singapore Standard CP 49:1989
Title Code of practice for noise control on construction and demolition sites
Bibliographic information Singapore Institute of Standards and Industrial Research, 1 Science Park Drive, Singapore 0511, 1989. 52p. Illus. 22 ref.
Abstract Contents of this Code of Practice: community relations; personnel training; noise-induced hearing loss; methods of protection of persons against noise including noise control techniques; hearing protection; selection and use of ear protectors; additional effects of noise on persons on site; disturbing effects of noise; rating and levels of neighbourhood noise; noise monitoring; project supervision; provision for noise control during the planning, design and tender stages and during works. Appendices include: acoustical terminology; estimating and predicting noise from sites; selection of construction equipment and construction methods.
Descriptors (primary) Singapore; noise control; demolition; construction sites
Descriptors (secondary) hearing protection; noise level; hearing loss; acoustic enclosure; substitution; information of personnel; noise level measurement; replaced; directive; standard; neighbourhood protection
Document type F - Information notes, codes of practice, standards
Country / State or ProvinceSingapore
Subject(s) Noise, hearing and vibration
Broad subject area(s) Physical hazards
Browse category(ies) Noise