Improvement of voice alarm systems in underground railway stations

Journal article


Gomez-Agustina, L. (2014). Improvement of voice alarm systems in underground railway stations. Acoustics Bulletin. 39 (6), pp. 37-43.
AuthorsGomez-Agustina, L.
Abstract

Voice Alarm systems (VA) are an essential part of subsurface
underground station emergency and evacuation systems.
Their main purpose is to assist in the management of
emergency situations and evacuation procedures by providing
key verbal instructions to the occupants. However, these lifecritical systems will be ineffective and even counter-productive if the speech messages broadcast are unintelligible.

Year2014
JournalAcoustics Bulletin
Journal citation39 (6), pp. 37-43
PublisherThe Institute of Acoustics
ISSN0308-437x
Web address (URL)https://www.ioa.org.uk/publications/acoustics-bulletin-past
Publication dates
Print01 Dec 2014
Publication process dates
Accepted01 Nov 2014
Deposited15 Nov 2019
Accepted author manuscript
License
CC BY 4.0
File Access Level
Open
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