|Document ID (ISN)||66341|
|Convention or series no.
||HSE Foundries Information Sheet No.1
HSE Foundries Information Sheet No.6
Health and Safety Executive
||Hazards associated with foundry processes - Noise hazards: Foundry moulding machines; Fettling
||HSE Books, P.O. Box 1999, Sudbury, Suffolk CO10 6FS, United Kingdom, 1995. 4p. Illus. 11 ref.
||These two information sheets provide guidance on compliance with the Noise at Work Regulations 1989 (see CIS 90-21) as they apply to foundry moulding machines and fettling. Contents: noise hazards on moulding machines and noise reduction methods (silencers, fitting of rotary instead of piston-type vibrators, enclosures, hearing protection); other noise sources; noise levels during fettling; hierarchy of noise reduction methods (elimination, engineering controls, hearing protection).
||United Kingdom; foundries; noise control
||hearing protection; noise level; moulding; safety and health engineering; safety by design; fettling; data sheet; safety guides; acoustic enclosure
||F - Information notes, codes of practice, standards
|Country / State or Province||United Kingdom|
||Noise, hearing and vibration
|Broad subject area(s)
||Foundries, metalcasting and forging operations