damage risk criteria
dam·age risk cri·te·ri·a(dam'ăj risk krī-tēr'ē-ă)
1. The maximum safe or allowable noise levels for various frequencies.
2. The risk of suffering a hearing loss as a result of a specified noise exposure. Provides a method for determining the acceptable limits of noise exposure.
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