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Trevor Dinn
11-15-1999, 08:51 AM
I was wondering if anyone knew the capabilities of the human ear to distinguish one sound over an other and to be able tell direction, distance etc . In particular the sound of a emergency vehicle (fire-truck) siren over the background sound of traffic, car engine, car radio etc.

Trevor Dinn, B. Eng.
Accident Reconstruction Engineer
Impact Analysis
303-15 Hudson Bay Trail
Kamloops, British Columbia
V2C 6S6
250-828-9411
250-828-0482 Fax
email trevor@impactreports.com








I was wondering if anyone knew the capabilities of the human
ear to distinguish one sound over an other and to be able tell
direction, distance etc .  In particular the sound of a emergency vehicle
(fire-truck) siren over the background sound of traffic, car engine, car radio
etc.
 
Trevor Dinn, B. Eng.Accident Reconstruction
EngineerImpact Analysis303-15 Hudson Bay TrailKamloops, British
ColumbiaV2C 6S6250-828-9411250-828-0482 Faxemail trevor@impactreports.com