Accession Number : AD0726217

Title :   Hearing Conservation for Submariners,

Corporate Author : NATIONAL ACADEMY OF SCIENCES-NATIONAL RESEARCH COUNCIL WASHINGTON D C COMM ON HEARING BIOACOUSTICS BIOMECHANICS

Personal Author(s) : Ward,W. Dixon

Report Date : JUN 1971

Pagination or Media Count : 9

Abstract : The report advises the U.S. Navy concerning hearing conservation aboard future submarines. Included are criteria for hazard, as well as suggested techniques for hearing protection, involving personal protection, environmental damping, and noise control at the source. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*SUBMARINE PERSONNEL, *HEARING), (*SUBMARINE NOISE, HAZARDS), PROTECTION, THRESHOLDS(PHYSIOLOGY), TOLERANCES(PHYSIOLOGY), NOISE, CONTROL, STRESS(PHYSIOLOGY)

Subject Categories : Stress Physiology
      Safety Engineering

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE