The Brian Lehrer Show Published by The Brian Lehrer Show WHAT? Dangerous Noise Levels in New York City Listen 15 min Queue Download this audio Want to embed this player? Use the code below. More info. <iframe frameborder="0" scrolling="no" height="130" width="100%" src="https://www.wnyc.org/widgets/ondemand_player/wnyc/#file=/audio/json/225027/&share=1"></iframe> Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Email a Friend Cara Buckley, The New York Times reporter, talks about her reporting on noise levels in NYC stores, bars and restaurants - and how often the decibel levels exceed safety standards.