|Document ID (ISN)||74749|
|Convention or series no.
Health and Safety Executive
||Noise assessments in paper mills
||HSE Books, P.O. Box 1999, Sudbury, Suffolk CO10 2WA, United Kingdom, Mar. 2000. 4p. 7 ref.
||This information sheet is aimed at helping employers and employees understand their legal duties under the Noise at Work Regulations 1989 (CIS 90-21) for making a noise assessment. Contents: noise levels requiring action as defined by regulations 4 and 5; purpose of a noise assessment; preparing and carrying out the noise assessment; benefits of equipment hiring; calculating daily personal noise exposure; noise assessment records; action plan to introduce noise control measures and implementation; including noise control in the purchasing policy; reassessment and record-keeping.
||United Kingdom; noise level measurement; paper and paper products industry; noise
||noise and vibration control; hearing protection; length of exposure; information of personnel; legislation; data sheet; exposure records
||F - Information notes, codes of practice, standards
|Country / State or Province||United Kingdom|
||Paper-making and printing
|Broad subject area(s)
||Paper and paper products industry