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Health Effects of Noise – Ill Health.

Health Effects of Noise – Ill Health.

| September 2, 2017 | 2 Comments

  What are the Health Effects of Noise in relation to ill health?   Health Effects of Noise. Moving on from the previous artice on Health Effects of Noise, it would probably be helpful to discuss the effects of Ill Health caused by noise in the workplace. There are 3-distinct section to the human ear […]

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Health Effects Of Noise – What Should be Done?

Health Effects Of Noise – What Should be Done?

| September 2, 2017 | 2 Comments

    The Health Effects of Noise have been well documented for many years with the emphasis being on the physical aspects of hearing damage. However, in recent years the psychological effects of noise have also been recognised and are now part of the ever expanding area of occupational health which covers conditions such as […]

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HSE Chimes In Over Big Ben Conservation Project

HSE Chimes In Over Big Ben Conservation Project

| August 22, 2017 | 0 Comments

  The Health and Safety Executive (HSE) has hit back at the critics of silencing the bells during the tower restoration project. The most famous clock in the world fell silent yesterday after chiming at mid-day for the last time until 2021 so that essential restoration work can be carried out to the tower.. Steve […]

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Hand Arm Vibration Syndrome. The British Drilling Association Wants Further Action.

Hand Arm Vibration Syndrome. The British Drilling Association Wants Further Action.

| July 25, 2017 | 0 Comments

Further Action On Hand Arm Vibration Syndrome has been requested by the BDA. The British Drilling Association has identified the need to further address Hand Arm Vibration Syndrome (HAVS).   The use of more and more powered tools creating vibration has lead to a greater increase in HAVS which can lead to painful disorders of […]

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