NOISE AT WORK. NOISE AT WORK. The aim of this session is to provide you with information on:- Noise at Work Legislation What noise at work is Health effects relating to noise at work Employer and employees duties Noise at work control measures. NOISE AT WORK LEGISLATION.
The aim of this session is to provide you with information on:-
The Control of Noise at Work Regulations 2005 came into force in the UK in April 2006, however the entertainment and music industry had until 6 April 2008 to implement the necessary measures to protect employees hearing
Two action levels in the legislation
First action level = 80dB
Second action level = 85dB
Noise at work comes in many different forms including: