chapter  6
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Assessment of noise exposure

When planning a noise exposure survey, it is first of all necessary to be very clear

about its scope. It may be required to assess the noise exposure of all employees in

an establishment, or of those working in one or more departments or trades

within it. It may be that the noise exposure of a number of individuals is to be

assessed, or the exposure of a group carrying out a similar range of tasks.