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Name: Provision of the Swedish Work Environment Authority on Noise. No. 16 of 2005.
Country: Sweden
Subject(s): Protection against particular hazards
Type of legislation: Miscellaneous (circular, directive, legal notice, instruction, etc.)
Adopted on: 2005-03-17
Entry into force:
Published on: Arbetsmiljöverkets Författningssamling , 2005-04-04, No. 16, 35 p.
ISN: SWE-2005-M-75479
Bibliography: Arbetsmiljöverkets Författningssamling , 2005-04-04, No. 16, 35 p.
Abstract/Citation: Issued under section 18 of the Work Environment Ordinance (No. 1166 of 1977).

Provides rules applicable to noise at the workplace.
Section 1: Scope;
Section 2: Definitions;
Section 3: Exposure limits;
Section 4: Planning of work;
Sections 5-7: Assessment of risks;
Sections 8-11: Measures to take;
Section 12: Protective equipment;
Section 13: Limit values;
Section 14: Information and training;
Section 15: Workers collaboration; and
Sections 16-18: Medical examination.

Repeals Provisions No. 10 of 1992.
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