The Polish Journal of Aviation Medicine, Bioengineering and Psychology

Kwartalnik Polskiego Towarzystwa Medycyny Lotniczej

2014, Volume 20, Issue 2

Vibration – Hazardous Factor in Professional Environment

Bronisław Turski1
1Aeromedical Centre, Military Institute of Aviation Medicine

Autor korenspondencyjny: Bronisław Turski; Aeromedical Centre, Military Institute of Aviation Medicine; email: bronislaw.turski[at]wiml.waw.pl

DOI: 10.13174/pjamp.20.02.2014.5

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The detrimental influence of vibration on particular systems and organs of the human body was presented in the study. The influence of vibration encountered in aviation was discussed, taking into account their nature and harmful effect concerning the circulatory and nervous system in particular. The European Union Directive from 2002 determining standards is mentioned.

Słowa kluczowe

Vibration, vibration resonance frequency, acceptable vibration levels, disorders caused by vibration, European Union Directive