Specifies two methods for determining the emission sound pressure levels of machinery and equipment at a work station and at other specified positions nearby, by calculation from the sound power level. Permits the comparison of the sound power of different units of a given family of machinery.
Legislation related to this standard
Directive 2006/42/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council of 17 May 2006 on machinery, and amending Directive 95/16/EC (recast)Harmonized/Supporting
Machinery - Safety of machinery: general essential health and safety requirements