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Noise Control. Proceedings: Bureau of Mines Technology Transfer Seminars, Pittsburgh, PA, July 24, 1984, and Denver, CO, July 26, 1984.
Bureau of Mines
Pittsburgh, PA: U.S. Department of the Interior, Bureau of Mines, IC 8986, 1984 Jul; :1-141
Overexposure to noise is a widespread, serious health hazard in the mining industry and causes hearing losses to a large percentage of the mining population. Recognizing this fact, the Bureau has a major ongoing research effort to address this problem area. These proceedings include an overview of the Bureau noise control program and summarize nine selected noise control research programs.
Noise reduction; Meetings; Coal mines; Research management; Auditory defects; Mining equipment; Exposure; Health hazards; Bureau of Mines; Noise induced hearing loss; Occupational safety and health
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Noise Control. Proceedings: Bureau of Mines Technology Transfer Seminars, Pittsburgh, PA, July 24, 1984, and Denver, CO, July 26, 1984
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