Noise complaint

Issue: BCMJ, vol. 54 , No. 9 , November 2012 , Pages 448 Letters

Dr Richardson is right that Harley Davidson motorcycles are too loud [“Summer rant,” BCMJ 2012;54:321]. Movie theatres present another noise issue. I wear earplugs when I go to a movie because the intensity of the sound during the trailers is painful. A while ago I sent an e-mail inquiry to the Canadian Pediatric Society asking if they had guidelines about the decibel level to which children are expos­ed in public spaces. At that time they did not have a guideline about the subject.
—Robert Shepherd, MD
Victoria

Robert Shepherd, MD. Noise complaint. BCMJ, Vol. 54, No. 9, November, 2012, Page(s) 448 - Letters.



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