ILO Home
Go to the home page
Site map | Contact us Franšais | Espa˝ol

CISDOC database

Document ID (ISN)76163
CIS number 01-71
Year 2000
Convention or series no. HSE Booklet INDG193
Author(s)
Health and Safety Executive
Title Health surveillance in noisy industries - Advice for employers
Bibliographic information HSE Books, P.O. Box 1999, Sudbury, Suffolk CO10 2WA, United Kingdom, Aug. 2000. 12p. 8 ref.
Abstract United Kingdom legislation requires employers to provide health surveillance programmes for employees exposed to certain types of risk, including high noise levels. This booklet is aimed at employers. In broad terms, it describes health surveillance programmes appropriate for noisy industries, how to implement these programmes and how to use the information collected in the course of these programmes. Replaces CIS 95-2032.
Descriptors (primary) United Kingdom; noise; training material; medical supervision; exposure evaluation
Descriptors (secondary) responsibilities of employers; noise dosimetry; health service records; safety guides; legislation; noise level measurement; information of personnel; exposure records
Document type C - Training manuals, audiovisual material
Country / State or ProvinceUnited Kingdom
Subject(s) Noise, hearing and vibration
Broad subject area(s) Physical hazards
Browse category(ies) OSH training
Noise
Exposure evaluation