Wed007, a Human Noise Dose-Meter

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To address the issue of assessing individual noise exposure, dosimeter Wed007 and software dBLexd are the solution compliant with European Directive 2003/10/EC.

Based on a multiple-point metrological approach, the technical solution consists in deploying a set of "blind" dosimeters in the work place, which are operated with a remote control using wireless communication. This simple and non-invasive device is a valuable tool when implementing new regulations on the field.

Wed007 consists of an ergonomic and miniaturised housing, hosting acquisition unit, signal processing, data storage and data transfer. Only a single remote control of the Pocket PC type, dBWed, is required to drive 5 instruments at the same time. Noise measurement performance, electronic power and simplicity of the user interface, combined with Bluetooth wireless communication technology, make Wed007 the must-have device for optimum compliance with European Directive 2003/10/CE.

- Simultaneous measurements of sound levels in dB(A) and in dB(C)
- Calculation of daily noise exposure Lex,8h
- Measurement dynamic range from 40 to 140 dB(A)
- Counting of 135, 137 and 140 dB(C) peaks
- Operating life: 50 h

Technological Performances of dBWed
- Bluetooth wireless communication
- Control of up to 5 instruments simultaneously
- Management of measurement configurations
- Real-time display of measured data, on colour screen
- Collection of measurement files
- Programming of start modes (instant, delayed / by periods), Leq mode (Start/Stop)
- Synchronised oral and written comments
- Language: English, French

Application domain
- Occupational noise
- Hearing protection
- Workshop mapping
- Noise measurement

User profile
- Occupational safety and health specialists
- Occupational physicians and labour inspectors
- Ergonomists
- Research and control organisations
- Industrialists