Noise exposure surveys-10 years of experience

Authors

  • A. Behar Dept. of Ind. Hygiene Services, Ontario Hydro, Pickering, Ont., Canada
  • J. Desormeaux Dept. of Ind. Hygiene Services, Ontario Hydro, Pickering, Ont., Canada

Keywords:

acoustic noise, biological effects of acoustic radiation, hearing, noise exposure survey

Abstract

The procedure for the assessment of `Noise Exposed Worker' as outlined in the Ontario Hydro Corporate Noise Control and Hearing Conservation Program requires that a noise exposure survey be performed following the CSA Standard Z107.56. The authors outline practical aspects of the survey, resulting from 10 years of experience. It describes steps to be taken starting from the planning aspects, through the actual survey, and the handling of the numerical results

Published

1993-06-01

How to Cite

1.
Behar A, Desormeaux J. Noise exposure surveys-10 years of experience. Canadian Acoustics [Internet]. 1993Jun.1 [cited 2020Oct.25];21(2):15-8. Available from: https://jcaa.caa-aca.ca/index.php/jcaa/article/view/754

Issue

Section

Technical Articles