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Noise and You

Synopsis
Having an effective Noise Control programme is a vital part of most companies’ health and safety programmes. Key aspects of such a programme are examined and guidance on noise reduction methods is given in this video. It’s also important for personnel to understand the basic characteristics of noise and how ear handles sound. Looks at the warning signs of hearing loss and the need for audiometric testing. Assessments of daily exposure to noise should be carried out on a regular basis and important aspects to look out for in such assessments are examined.
Choosing appropriate hearing protection, how to wear it correctly as well as maintenance and storage advice is also covered.
Language
English
Country
Great Britain
Year of release
2001
Year of production
2001
Documentation
Accompanying training manual
Subjects
Engineering; Health & safety
Keywords
hearing; industrial health & safety; noise; protective equipment

Distribution Formats

Type
DVD
Format
Region 2 PAL
Price
£295.00
Availability
Sale
Duration/Size
20
Year
2005

Type
VHS
Format
PAL
Price
£265.00
Availability
Sale
Duration/Size
20
Year
2005

Distributor

Name

Vocam Europe

Web
http://www.vocam.com/england/default.htm External site opens in new window
Phone
0121-707 0092
Fax
0121-706 4002
Address
2nd floor
Virginia House
Olton
Solihull
B92 7HX

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