OSHA noise consulting

In today’s regulatory environment, if you aren’t testing your workspaces (and employees) for noise exposure you are putting your company at risk. On-Site Acoustic Testing is here to support your organization by providing you with qualified OSHA noise consultants who will provide you with an accurate assessment of your sound levels.

Our team members will perform measurements in your workspace and also initiate dosimetric (dosimeters are sound level meters that are worn during the working shift by your employees) testing to determine the time-weighted average (TWA) of noise that your employees are actually exposed to while they are performing their . . . → Read More: OSHA noise consulting

We solve nightclub, bar, or restaurant noise related issues!

We all know that music and night life are truly tied together at the hip. Getting (and keeping) your patrons in just the right mood is great for business, and crucial in making your place the place to be. That said, there is a fine line between sound levels that are enjoyable and exciting, and those that are uncomfortable, or worse yet, unsafe! At On-Site Acoustic Testing, we will assess your current sound (both ambient and music) levels, and craft a compelling (but safe) soundscape for your patrons. Essential, as well, is making sure that your front-line staff are safe . . . → Read More: We solve nightclub, bar, or restaurant noise related issues!

Elevator and escalator ride quality testing – ISO 18738…

Whether you are an installer or the end user, independent third party testing ensures that you are privy to the most accurate and unbiased information regarding the performance of your elevator or escalator. We utilize the industry standard PMT EVA-625 triaxial elevator and escalator ride quality monitoring system with the most recent firmware and analysis software. The PMT EVA-625 (ours is fitted with the optional USB storage option) affords us the opportunity to potentially test multiple elevator banks during a single site visit. Although several different measurement standards are supported, we find that most of our clients prefer the unit . . . → Read More: Elevator and escalator ride quality testing – ISO 18738…

Factory Noise Testing – Noise, Vibration, and Air Quality tests in factories of all types!

 

Whatever your product, whatever your industry On-Site Acoustic Testing is here to provide testing to make sure that your employees and partners are safe! When it comes to noise, vibration and air quality concerns, there is no room for error or uncertainty. This is why we use high precision instruments to survey noise and air quality conditions in your facility, providing you with the information you need to make informed decisions when it comes to industrial hygiene. The effects of high decibel sounds are well documented, with well known effects such as hearing loss and tinnitus among the known . . . → Read More: Factory Noise Testing – Noise, Vibration, and Air Quality tests in factories of all types!

Industrial Noise Testing Services

Wherever your company is located, whatever market segment your organization services, if you manufacturing, distributing, or even retailing goods OSHA (and other governing bodies concerned with health and safety) regulations mean that the hearing of your employees must be safeguarded. We provide testing, noise abatement and noise mitigation services to businesses in the following categories:

Aerospace Airline Agricultural and farm Aviation Automotive Broadcasting Building Casino Chemical Computer and information technology Construction Consumer Electronics Consumer product Dental Drug Education and training Energy exploration and extraction Fabrication (metal, woodworking, and plastic) Food preparation Gaming Garment Hospitality Insurance adjusting and claims Legal industrial . . . → Read More: Industrial Noise Testing Services

Vibration – V-V-V-V-Vibration testing services in the workplace

Much has been written recently about repetitive stress injuries. Typically, existing studies have focused on the kinds of repetitive stress injuries that workers sustain at the computer keyboard, or sustain from injurious activities such as sitting in an office chair for years at a time! There is another side of these injuries that is becoming more fully recognized, and that is the deleterious effects of excessive vibration.

Workers who are exposed to high levels of vibration can suffer from many of the same kinds of injuries such as vascular damage (VWF – vibration white finger) and Raynaud’s Disease as well . . . → Read More: Vibration – V-V-V-V-Vibration testing services in the workplace

Types of Acoustic and Vibration Testing Services

We are pleased to offer a wide variety of acoustic testing protocols and consulting services nationwide and worldwide. Here is a sampling of what is available:

Noise measurements in standard decibel ratings (dB-A weighted) – Used for compliance with local, state, and/or federal requirements FIIC / AIIC – Field / Apparent Impact Insulation Class – Used for measuring the sound transmission of a ceiling/floor structure in commercial spaces, houses, and apartments FSTC / ASTC – Field / Apparent Sound Transmission Class – Used for measuring the sound transmission of a wall structure in apartments, houses, commercial spaces and condominiums Noise . . . → Read More: Types of Acoustic and Vibration Testing Services

FIIC / AIIC – Field Impact Insulation Class Testing Services / Apparent Impact Insulation Class E1007 – 14

Field Impact Insulation Class (now known as Apparent Impact Insulation Class) measures a floor/ceiling assembly‚Äôs resistance to the transmission of structure-borne or impact noise. Virtually all states and municipalities have set guidelines for the minimum FIIC (AIIC) test rating that a building may have, and it’s not at all uncommon to find minimum FIIC (AIIC) ratings inserted into requests for proposals from architects and other designers.

Performing an FIIC (AIIC) test requires a specialized piece of equipment called a floor tapper. This machine can be likened to an internal combustion engine that features exposed pistons which are mounted in a . . . → Read More: FIIC / AIIC – Field Impact Insulation Class Testing Services / Apparent Impact Insulation Class E1007 – 14

Services for our international clients:

We are pleased to offer testing services (noise, vibration, sound level, indoor air and light quality) throughout the world to a variety of worldwide standards including:

ISO ASTM IEC ECMA ANSI DIS EN JIS among others

We have a large library of relevant technical documents, and can complete your project to the governmental and regulatory standards in your region or country. Please contact us with your specific requirements for a service quotation.

International clients may contact us via email, or by calling +1-802-233-8700.

Expert Witness Testimony (and other services for attorneys and insurance companies)

We offer a wide variety of services which are of particular interest to attorneys, insurance companies, and other individuals who may be involved in ongoing (or immanent) legal action. On-Site Acoustic Testing will provide you with the documented proof that is required to ascertain whether sound or noise levels are in compliance with local, state, or nation regulations. We have provided expert witness testimony in state environmental and civil proceedings. Contact us today to find out how we can assist you in your particular situation.

Email us at: sales@onsiteacoustictesting.com

Talk to us toll free: 1-800-665-0080