ASPECTS OF DISCOMFORT DUE TO ROAD TRAFFIC NOISE (RESULTS OF A SURVEY AT TEN SITES)

ASPECTS DE LA GENE DUE AU BRUIT DE LA CIRCULATION ROUTIERE(RESULTATS D'ENQUETE SUR 10 SITES)

THIS PAPER PRESENTS THE RESULTS OF A SURVEY CARRIED OUT BY THE CENTRE FOR EVALUATION OF AND RESEARCH ON NUISANCE OF THE TRANSPORT RESEARCH INSTITUTE AMONG 1000 FRONTAGERS AT TEN SITES (DIJON, CLERMONT-FERRAND, BOURG-EN-BRESSE, LYON - VILLEURBAINE, NIMES, NANTES, PARIS REGION, SAINT-ETIENNE, GIVORS, METZ) ON THE DIFFERENT CHARACTERISTICS RELATING TO NATURE OF BUILDINGS, TYPE OF ROAD AND LEVEL OF NOISE PRODUCING DISCOMFORT. A PSYCHO-SOCIOLOGICAL ANALYSIS (MEETINGS, QUESTIONNAIRES) HAS BEEN CARRIED OUT SIMULTANEOUSLY WITH MEASUREMENTS OF SOUND LEVEL AND TRAFFIC. THE SURVEY HAS SHOWN THE TYPES OF VEHICLE PRODUCING MOST DISCOMFORT, THE MOMENTS OF DISCOMFORT, THE INDICES ALLOWING THE CHARACTERISATION OF A NOISE SITUATION, THE FACTORS OF VARIATION OF DISCOMFORT. A TWO-PARAMETER SYSTEM IS PROPOSED: LEQ (8 H TO 20 H) NOT EXCEEDING 65 DB(A); LI (20 H TO 24 H) NOT EXCEEDING 70 DB(A).

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  • Authors:
    • VALLET, M
    • PAGE, M A
    • SAIDIN, P
    • BAR, P
  • Publication Date: 1976-2

Language

  • French

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  • Pagination: 125P

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 01296139
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Institut Francais des Sciences et Technologies des Transports, de l'Aménagement et des Réseaux (IFSTTAR)
  • Files: ITRD
  • Created Date: Nov 21 2010 5:48AM