When assessing noise exposure, choosing the right instrument is as important as the measurement strategy and interpretation of results. What are the advantages of dosimetry over sound level measurements of areas or tasks? How can you use sound level data to form your control strategy? These questions and many others can be intimidating.
Presented by Spencer Pizzani, MS, CIH, a consulting industrial hygienist with Bureau Veritas, North America; Effective Noise Treatment: Empowering Hearing Conservation presents an overview of the dynamics of noise in the occupational environment. It will discuss strategies, best practices and resources available to measure and control noise exposures including:
- Formulating an appropriate assessment strategy
- Selecting the appropriate measurement equipment
- Interpreting noise measurement data
- Tips for improving the quality and reliability of measurements
- Methods and approaches to exposure control
This webinar provides one (1) contact hour. For individuals seeking IH coursework to qualify for CIH, 1 continuing education contact hour can be claimed under Broad Subject area 3- measurements and control. Certification maintenance credit for ABIH may be claimed at 0.167 CM points under Category 4. Recertification points for BCSP may be claimed at 0.1 points under Category 7.
If your company is having issues regarding effective noise treatment this webinar may be for you. Register here today. Remember, safety first!