Acoustics applied to occupational medicine
Noise is often intolerable nuisance. This gene causes a threat to health, it makes it unbearable quality of life at work and can seriously compromise the safety of workers. However, there are solutions to effectively fight against noise. It must indeed be vigilant, because exposure to excessive noise, even music, can lead to permanent damage to your hearing.
Under Article R4431-2 of the Labour Code, to respect the principle is to maintain the level of daily noise exposure of employees below 85 dB (A) the risk of harm to the health of workers.
The daily noise exposure level shall be measured using a dosimeter, otherwise known dosimeter. This device may also have the function of meter, a fixture of the microphone at the shoulder of the person is provided with a dosimeter.