Noise At Work Regulations 2005
Download your FREE 5 Steps Guide understanding the Noise at Work Regulations 2005
EMPLOYERS' GUIDE: CONTROLLING WORKPLACE NOISE
Important Guidance on Employers' Duties for Compliance under the Regulations
The current EU noise legislation, the Control of Noise at Work Regulations 2005 (Noise Regulations 2005) reduced the previous* 'action levels' and also introduced 'legal limits' for daily noise exposure. These changes were driven by an EU directive in a long term attempt to eliminate noise-induced hearing loss in the workplace.
Carrying out a noise regulations risk assessment can seem like a daunting task, and there is a lot of information out there, which for the busy employer and health and safety practitioner can make it seem more onerous and complex. So Pulsar Instruments, as noise measurement experts, have put together a brief guide for companies who are trying to control their own noise problems. Our basic guidance covers the 5 essential steps for compliance with the Noise at Work Regulations 2005 and it will allow you, together with the right tools, to take control of noise and be compliant with the regulations.
Click on the picture or the link below to download the Guide.
- At a glance brochure for a summary of duties for employers
- The 5 steps to follow clearly explained
- Sound level meter or noise dosemeter options explained
- Case study included
You might also like our other Guides:
- How to select the correct level of hearing protection
- Controlling Hand-Arm Vibration
- And, our easy to understand Noise Action Levels infographic
Find out more about the legislation in our Blog Noise at Work Regulations 10 years in 10 facts
*Previous legislation Noise at Work Regulations 1989. Find out more about the applicable legislation on the HSE's website.