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Document ID (ISN)63877
CIS number 95-106
Year 1991
Convention or series no.
Title Noise control
Bibliographic information Worksafe Australia, GPO BOX 58, Sydney, NSW 2001, Australia, 1991. v, 111p. Illus.
Abstract Heavily illustrated training manual, aimed directly at workers. Contents: health effects of noise; basic concepts and terms of noise control; application of noise control principles (sound behaviour; sound from vibrating plates; sound production in air, gases and liquids; sound movement indoors and in ducts; sound from vibrating machines; sound reduction in enclosure walls); noise control measures (changes in machinery and equipment; materials handling; machine enclosure; control of noise from vibrating surfaces; damping; sound insulating separate rooms; maintenance; planning of noise control).
Descriptors (primary) Australia; training material; noise control; noise
Descriptors (secondary) vibrating tools; training manuals; safety guides; acoustic enclosure; sound absorption
Document type C - Training manuals, audiovisual material
Country / State or ProvinceAustralia
Subject(s) Noise, hearing and vibration
Broad subject area(s) Physical hazards
Browse category(ies) Noise
OSH training