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Noise Problems At Work - Guide For Assessing And Fixing

  • Noise problems at work - guide for assessing and fixing (PDF 3105kb)
    Document Type: Publication
    Keycode: VWA691/02/07.06
    Industry: Cleaning, General, 
    Category: Controlling OHS Hazards and Risks, Noise, Plant, 
    Division Author: Strategy and Programs
    Publication Date: 24 July 2006
    Date First Published: 06 June 2005
    Summary: This publication outlines practical noise guidance such as effects on hearing, noise exposure standards and measures to reduce noise and includes a summary of the noise regulations and audiometric testing requirements.

About this publication

"Guide for assessing and fixing noise problems at work" is a 23 page publication which outlines practical noise guidance such as effects on hearing, noise exposure standards and measures to reduce noise. The guide includes a summary of the noise regulations, a "buy quiet" purchasing guide and types of people who can provide audiometric testing. The publication is intended for employers and workers in any industry that has noise exposure.

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