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Sound level meters & Noise dosimeters for Noise ordinance monitoring industry - Health and Safety - Noise and Vibration

Noise ordinance covers the monitoring of noise in major urban areas in the US. Common complaints from residents include: Barking dogs, Noisy neighbours, Loud music, Construction noise, Industrial noise, Transportation noise.

The responsibility of enforcing local ordinance laws lies with the Police Department. Each city or state can have different allowable noise levels at different times of the day. To decide if there is a violation of a noise ordinance, you will need noise monitoring equipment to measure and analyse the sound levels.