Excessive noise and vibration can not only make for an unsatisfactory and unsafe working environment, but may also leave employers open to potentially expensive compensation claims. Many clients across a wide range of industrial sectors have therefore sought 24 Acoustics’ advice and expertise in risk assessment and reduction of excessive exposure to occupational noise and vibration. Key areas to consider include:

Control Of Noise at Work Regultaions

Our assessments verify compliance with current guidelines, including the UK Control of Noise and Vibration at Work (hand-arm and whole-body) Regulations.

Management audits

Ensuring compliance with all relevant regulations.

Engineering noise control assessments

Our assessments include, where appropriate, cost-benefit analyses as part of the analysis to demonstrate that emissions have been reduced to As Low As Reasonably Practicable (ALARP)

Expert witness services

Specialist support and guidance for damages claims relating to occupational noise / vibration.

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