|Document ID (ISN)||67969|
|Convention or series no.
||Approved code of practice for the management of noise in the workplace
||Occupational Safety and Health Service, Department of Labour, P.O. Box 3705, Wellington, New Zealand, Sep. 1996. 70p. Illus. 59 ref. Price: NZD 10.00.
||This code of practice provides practical guidance on meeting legal requirements for the identification and management of occupational noise hazards. Contents: health effects of noise; noise hazard identification checklist; noise hazard assessment; planning and implementation of control measures; hearing protection and marking of noise areas and machinery; training and education; audiometric testing; responsibilities of designers, manufacturers and suppliers of plant and hearing protectors. Appendices include: noise assessment techniques; engineering controls; selection and maintenance of hearing protectors.
||hearing protection; noise control; New Zealand
||hearing loss; sound isolation; hazard evaluation; noise measurement; audiometric tests; directive; supply of information; information of personnel; glossary
||F - Information notes, codes of practice, standards
|Country / State or Province||New Zealand|
||Noise, hearing and vibration
|Broad subject area(s)