|Document ID (ISN)||65299|
|Convention or series no.
||Factories and Machinery (Noise Exposure) Regulations 1989 [Malaysia]
||In: Factories and Machinery Act, 1967 (Act 139) & Regulations and Rules, International Law Book Services. No. 14, 1st Floor, Lorong Bunus Enam, Off Jalan Masjid India, 50100 Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, 1990, p.349-363.
||http://dosh.mohr.gov.my/koperat/LAW/Factories%20and%20Machinery%20Act%201967%20(Act%20139)/Regulations/pua001y89-noise/pua0001y1989.pdf [in English]
||These Regulations, replacing those of 1986 (see CIS 91-367), came into force on 1 Feb. 1989. Contents: definitions; permissible exposure limits (equivalent continuous sound level: 90dB(A), absolute sound level: 115dB(A); exposure monitoring; compliance; hearing protectors; audiometric testing; information and training of employees; warning signs; record keeping. In annex: permissible exposure limits (in function of exposure duration); maximum allowable octave-band sound pressure levels for audiometric test rooms.
||manufacturing industries; noise level; Malaysia
||hearing protection; threshold limit values; audiometric tests; law; responsibilities of employees; limitation of exposure
||A - Laws, regulations, directives
|Country / State or Province||Malaysia|
||Standards and directives with the force of law
|Broad subject area(s)