An insightful guide to noise and vibration ordinances
Legislation for Noise and Vibration: Enforcement, Compliance, and Benefits provides clear guidance to local authorities and other enforcement bodies in the area of noise and vibration. Both ordinances and enforcement options vary tremendously by locality, leaving much confusion as to jurisdiction and control. This book seeks to clear that confusion by clarifying the roles of local law enforcement, code enforcement, and other governmental agencies, while providing guidance on the types of noise and vibration laws that exist, and how they may be enforced.
Noise legislation for gas turbine plant; acute and chornic health effects of hand-arm transmitted vibration; noise and planning issues; why don't noise meters work?; environmental nose reguliation for large power plants; low frequency noise legislation - the problem; the benefits of an integrated approach to environemtnal noise management.