Construction noise self assessment checklist

How to reduce or eliminate the workplace health and safety risks of noise exposure.


What it contains

Permanent hearing damage is a health and safety risk for workers in noisy construction environments. The document advises employers of their occupational health and safety (OHS) duties to protect workers from these risks. It includes a checklist to:

  • consider exposure of noise levels in construction environments
  • identify if workers are experiencing hearing issues
  • ensure employers comply with their OHS duties