[ARCHIVED] Noise control: Impact, vibration and materials handling

Guidance on controlling impact or vibration noise when handling materials.
Last updated

Jun 2017

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PDF, 479.63 kB

Document length

3 pages


This document is no longer current and is available on the website for historic purposes only.

What it contains

Controlling and reducing vibration noise while handling materials can ensure workplaces do not exceed noise exposure standards. This document advises how workplaces can manage noise by:

  • following a control measure hierarchy
  • stopping or reducing impact sounds
  • controlling impact and vibration noise

At the end of the document, there is also a list of ways to reduce impact and vibration noise.