Selection of noise measurement strategy on workplace

Hadzi-Nikolova, Marija and Mirakovski, Dejan and Doneva, Nikolinka and Kepeski, Andrej (2017) Selection of noise measurement strategy on workplace. In: 14 Meѓународна конференција Заштита на раду – пут успешног пословања, 4-7 Oct 2017, Divcibare, Serbia.

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Abstract

Noise is increasingly recognized as a physical factor in working environment with serious consequences for workers` health. Numerous globally researches and studies indicate that exposure to high noise levels at older workers is a serious risk factor for hearing loss, ie 7% to 21% (an average of 16%) of hearing loss is a result of exposure to high noise level at the workplace (Nelson et al., 2005). Taking this into account, regular monitoring and proper selection of noise level measurement equipment and strategy on workplace is of particular importance. The paper presents noise level measurement results at main noise sources in mining and cement industry, as well as, personal noise exposure of workers nearby these sources.

Item Type: Conference or Workshop Item (Paper)
Subjects: Engineering and Technology > Environmental engineering
Divisions: Faculty of Natural and Technical Sciences
Depositing User: Marija Hadzi-Nikolova
Date Deposited: 29 Jan 2018 13:33
Last Modified: 29 Jan 2018 13:33
URI: http://eprints.ugd.edu.mk/id/eprint/19206

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