Universal Journal of Public Health Vol. 12(2), pp. 266 - 270
DOI: 10.13189/ujph.2024.120210
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Impact of Noise Pollution on the Health of Car Drivers – A Review Article


Dipali Dumbre *, Ranjana Chavan , Seeta Devi
Symbiosis College of Nursing, Symbiosis International Deemed University, India

ABSTRACT

Background of the research: The detrimental consequences of noise pollution on the health of motorists are examined in this article. Numerous health hazards associated with noise pollution, a major environmental issue in cities, can have a negative impact on people who spend a lot of time driving. In order to comprehend the potential effects of noise pollution on drivers' physical and mental health, the study evaluates pertinent literature. It also examines several research approaches used in earlier studies to examine the connection between noise pollution and driver health. Purpose: The primary goal of the study is to determine how noise pollution has increased over time to an unsettling degree due to the fast advancement of technology, industrialization, urbanization, and other communication and transportation systems. Since it is commonly known that noise affects almost every living thing on the planet negatively, reducing noise levels is a top priority for safeguarding the health of people and animals alike. Techniques: by going over the techniques used in various studies, talking about the benefits and drawbacks of each, and maybe even emphasizing the ones that are most suitable for the subject at hand. Result: The study findings show that the impact of noise pollution like high blood pressure, sleeplessness, nausea, heart attack, depression, dizziness, headache, and induced hearing loss can be seen in car drivers. A vehicular noise is the result of the vibrating body of the sound of the car's engine running. The results emphasize the necessity for efficient measures and laws to reduce noise pollution and protect the health and welfare of vehicle drivers. Conclusion: The harmful consequences of noise pollution on the health of motorists are highlighted in this article.

KEYWORDS
Impact, Noise, Pollution, Car Drivers, Health

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(a). IEEE Format:
[1] Dipali Dumbre , Ranjana Chavan , Seeta Devi , "Impact of Noise Pollution on the Health of Car Drivers – A Review Article," Universal Journal of Public Health, Vol. 12, No. 2, pp. 266 - 270, 2024. DOI: 10.13189/ujph.2024.120210.

(b). APA Format:
Dipali Dumbre , Ranjana Chavan , Seeta Devi (2024). Impact of Noise Pollution on the Health of Car Drivers – A Review Article. Universal Journal of Public Health, 12(2), 266 - 270. DOI: 10.13189/ujph.2024.120210.