Standard Practice for Measurement of Equipment-Generated Continuous Noise for Assessment of Health Hazards
|Publication Date:||10 April 2002|
|ICS Code (Acoustic measurements and noise abatement in general):||17.140.01|
This standard defines noise measurement procedures for estimating the risk of hearing loss among users of noise producing equipment. It is applicable to ground vehicles, aircraft, watercraft, and other mobile, transportable, or stationary equipment.
This standard does not recommend noise exposure limit levels or criteria for any application discussed.
This standard does not purport to address all of the safety concerns, if any, associated with its use. It is the responsibility of the user of this standard to establish appropriate safety and health practices and determine the applicability of regulatory limitations prior to use.