hazardous area microphone News

  • Hearing loss hazard for call center workers

    Loud machinery, equipment or vehicles have always been considered the main culprits for noise-induced hearing loss, but these are - to a great extent - controlled by rules, regulations and careful monitoring. For years it was believed that being a call centre operator was a low-risk occupation, but personal injury claims by call centre workers are increasing. These include repetitive ...

  • Optical fiber sound level meters for advanced monitoring in New Locales

    Optoacoustics' new OptiSLM™ Sound Level Metering systems can be installed in places where conventional SLM instruments are not suited or pose a danger when used.The OptiSLM 100/200 models bring excellent measurement capabilities for both indoor and outdoor environmental monitoring in medical facilities such as MRI rooms, at industrial sites and power stations, in EMI/RFI sensitive areas, and at ...


    By Optoacoustics Ltd.

  • An explosion proof Noise Dosemeter updated for 2007

    Cirrus Research plc announces the introduction of the new version of the CR:110AIS doseBadge Personal Noise Dosemeter, which has ATEX, EEx, IECEx, MSHA and SABS Intrinsic Safety Approval for use in Hazardous zones. The new version of the CR:110AIS has been updated to add a range of new measurement functions, has new software along with a new charging station. Ideal for complying with both ...


    By Cirrus Research plc

  • JNIOSH Reproduction of Multi-modal Sensation Sub line

    To add reality and interactivity when evaluating whole-body vibration, the Japanese National Institute of Occupational Safety & Health (JNIOSH ) combined sound and visual information using Brüel & Kjær’s NVH SimulatorTraditionally, a single- or multi-degree-of-freedom (DOF) vibrator is used to reproduce vibration for evaluating the effect of whole-body vibration exposure. To add more ...

  • Tools for the trade from Bruel & Kjaer

    Comprehensive noise exposure measurements, within potentially explosive environments, are easily achieved with Bruel &, Kjaer’s ‘intrinsically safe’ version of it’s noise dose meter - Type 4445E. The 4445E can be enhanced with Bruel &, Kjaer’s unique Protector Software for use on a PC, which offers users a host of valuable post-measurement facilities, including data comparisons and ...

  • Sound choice for industrial and environmental noise measurements

    Measure, record and analyse industrial and environmental noise If you are looking for a data logging integrating averaging sound level meter to undertake your environmental, vehicle and outdoor noise measurements, look no further than ...


    By Pulsar Instruments plc

  • CASELLA LAUNCH FOUR NEW INTRINSICALLY SAFE AIR AND NOISE MONITORS

    A record 'Fab Four' combination of new instruments Casella CEL, the specialist provider of workplace monitoring technologies, launches four new ATEX approved, intrinsically safe (I.S.), portable ...


    By Casella

  • Prevention is better than cure

    As noise-induced hearing loss is one of the most prevailing and costly occupational health problems, Brüel & Kjær has launched a portable noise-dose meter that assesses work environments before the damage is done. Millions of workers are at risk from repeat ...

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