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JSE Building Works / 11 Oct 2018 / Francis Diaz
Basic Noise Risk Assessment
Inspection score
43.75%
Failed items
5
Created actions
0
Client / Site
JSE Building Works
Location
San Pedro Department, Paraguay
Conducted on

11th Oct, 2018

3:33 PM +08

Prepared by
Francis Diaz
Failed items
5
Audit / Control Measures
Can the noise source be eliminated?
No
Notes
Source is essential for work. Therefore we cant eliminate it
Audit / Control Measures
Can the equipment be Isolated i.e. removed to another location away from people at work?
No
Notes
Cant be isolated
Audit / Control Measures
Can the equipment be enclosed?
No
Audit / Control Measures
Is a noise refuge area needed?
No
Audit / Control Measures
Is health surveillance required?
No
Audit
5
43.75%
Job description
Drilling holes in a construction site
People at Risk
Employees
Risk Assessment
40.00%
Is the noise intrusive like a busy street, a vacuum cleaner or a crowded restaurant for most of the working day?
No
Do your employees have to raise their voices to carry out a normal conversation when about 2 meter apart for at least part of the day?
Yes
Do your employees use noisy powered tools or machinery for more than half an hour each day?
Yes
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Do you work in a noisy industry, eg construction, demolition or road repair; woodworking; plastics processing; engineering; textile manufacture; general fabrication; forging, pressing or stamping; paper or board making; canning or bottling; foundries?
Yes
Are there noises due to impacts (such as hammering, drop forging, pneumatic impact tools etc), explosive sources such as cartridge operated tools or detonators, or guns?
No
Noise Profile
Record Leq (dB(A))
90
Record the dB(C) peak value
115
Control Measures
5
50.00%
Are hearing protective equipment mandatory?
Yes
REFERENCE: Example of ear protection equipment [This is an example of how you can use iAuditor to include best practice reference images in your templates to assist with inspections]
Can the noise source be eliminated?
No
Notes
Source is essential for work. Therefore we cant eliminate it
Is additional maintenance required to reduce noise levels e.g. by lubrication, tightening, cleaning etc of equipment? (Reassess noise level after maintenance work is complete)
Yes
Can the equipment be modified to reduce noise at source, e.g. damping, silencers, baffles etc fitted?
Yes
Can inherently quieter components be selected e.g. slotted circular saw blades on woodworking equipment or quieter fans? (Reassess after replacement)
N/A
Can the equipment be Isolated i.e. removed to another location away from people at work?
No
Notes
Cant be isolated
Can the equipment be enclosed?
No
Is a noise refuge area needed?
No
Can absorptive material be used to deaden noise in the workspace?
Yes
Do staff need training or information on the noise risks?
Yes
Is health surveillance required?
No
Overall Risk Assessment
0.00%
Provide overall risk rating
At Risk
Recommendations
Enter recommendations here
make sure that the hearing protection is - Correct for the job - Compatible with required personal PPE or communication devices - Comfortable enough - Appropriate for the temperature and humidity in the workplace Report any unnecessary noise hazards detected.
Completion
Full Name and Signature of Inspector
Francis Diaz
11th Oct, 2018 3:51 PM +08
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