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Document ID (ISN)76573
CIS number 01-326
ISSN - Serial title 0373-0425 - Journal officiel de la République française
Year 1997
Convention or series no.
Title Order of 12 May 1997 concerning the limitation of noise emitted by powered hand-held picks and concrete breakers [France]
Original title Arrêté du 12 mai 1997 relatif à la limitation des émissions sonores des marteaux piqueurs et des brise-béton [France] [in French]
Bibliographic information 3 June 1997, No.127, p.8968-8976. Illus.
Abstract This Order implements in France the provisions of Directive 84/537/EEC (see CIS 95-1199), as modified by 85/409/EEC. It sets the noise emission limits for powered hand-held picks and concrete breakers and establishes the noise measuring methods in line with the obtaining of EEC certification. In annex: Technical data sheet for this kind of machinery; form for testing reports and for requesting EEC type certificates.
Descriptors (primary) vibrating tools; France; construction industry; concrete work; noise control; pneumatic picks
Descriptors (secondary) sound power; law; noise level measurement; approval
Document type A - Laws, regulations, directives
Country / State or ProvinceFrance
Subject(s) Standards and directives with the force of law
Broad subject area(s) Physical hazards
Browse category(ies) Noise
Construction industry and civil engineering
Hand and portable tools