Some commentary on the evaluation of muff style hearing protection under the Canadian standard

  • M.G. Faulkner Mech. Eng. Acoust. & Noise Unit, Alberta Univ., Edmonton, Alta., Canada
  • K.H. Gough Mech. Eng. Acoust. & Noise Unit, Alberta Univ., Edmonton, Alta., Canada
  • G.C. Kiss Mech. Eng. Acoust. & Noise Unit, Alberta Univ., Edmonton, Alta., Canada
Keywords: hearing, noise abatement, standards, noise control, muff style hearing protection, Canadian standard, rating schemes

Abstract

The results of a comprehensive study on the evaluation of hearing protection devices are discussed with respect to the Canadian standard. Overall the Canadian standard is more realistic in its philosophy than are other standard rating schemes
Published
1988-07-01
How to Cite
1.
Faulkner M, Gough K, Kiss G. Some commentary on the evaluation of muff style hearing protection under the Canadian standard. Canadian Acoustics [Internet]. 1988Jul.1 [cited 2019Sep.21];16(3):15-8. Available from: https://jcaa.caa-aca.ca/index.php/jcaa/article/view/593
Section
Technical Articles