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Hearing Loss Health Alert


Stop Hearing Loss

Best Practices
  • Design workplace environments to ensure compliance with the permissible exposure level.
  • Engineering controls reduce noise at its source.
    This includes:
    • exhaust mufflers;
    • enclosures and booths;
    • shields and barriers; and
    • environmental cabs for mobile equipment.
  • Maintain equipment per manufacturer’s recommendations.
  • Provide hearing protection; ensure the hearing protection is fitted and maintained in accordance with manufacturer's instructions.
  • Turn off noisy equipment when not in use.