Wed, 18 May|
Lunch and Learn with Dr. Wyatt Page
WHO Noise Guidelines - Evolution and comparison to New Zealand guidance
Time & Location
18 May, 12:00 pm NZST
About the event
Wyatt Page is Associate Professor of Acoustics and Human Health in the School of Health Sciences at Massey University, Wellington campus. He is involved in the delivery of the Environmental Health and Occupational Health and Safety programmes and is active in acoustics/sound consultancy. He is co-principal editor of the New Zealand Acoustics Journal and a member of the ISO working committees on the description and measurement of environmental noise. His main research interest is noise and its effects on human health. In this talk, he will cover the evolution of the WHO noise guidelines and compare current numbers to New Zealand guidance.