Noise control: Impact, vibration and materials handling

Guidance on controlling impact or vibration noise when handling materials.

Last updated

Jun 2017

Reading level

medium

File Type and Size

PDF, 479.63 kB

Document Length

3 pages

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.