EVALUATION OF TRAFFIC NOISE. STUDIES IN ADVERSE EFFECTS OF ROAD AND RAIL NOISE

BEURTEILUNG VON VERKEHRSLAERM. UNTERSUCHUNGEN ZUR BELAESTIGUNGSWIRKUNG AN STRASSE UND SCHIENE

The discomfort caused by traffic noise ranks as a major nuisance of the present time. The effects of noise depend not only on the objective level of such noise but above all on the way it is perceived subjectively by the individual concerned. Drawing on the latest research findings, the author compares the harmful effects of road traffic noise with those of rail transport.

  • Corporate Authors:

    Hestra Verlag

    Holzhofallee 33, Postfach 4244
    6100 Darmstadt 1,   Germany 
  • Authors:
    • HEIMERL, G
    • HOLZMANN, E
  • Publication Date: 1979

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  • German

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  • Accession Number: 00309963
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: International Union of Railways
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: May 7 1980 12:00AM