The Importance of Acoustics in Creating a Healthy Working Environment

Personnel protection is top of mind for any specifier or engineer. Actively considering factors like proximity, path, and safe-to-touch temperatures is commonplace in the design process of industrial systems. One facet that is equally important in the design process is that of acoustic control. Reducing noise in any work environment will increase worker safety and decrease the risk of permanent hearing damage. This article discusses the items that are necessary for a safe and effective acoustic environment. Read More.