Hearing Loss Information

Sep 28, 2016

Top 5 Noisiest Jobs

Many occupations expose workers to hazardous levels of noise and the list of jobs is quite diverse.  Many employers now ensure through proper training and the provision of proper hearing protection, that their employees are not exposed to noise above 85dB for extended periods of time without suitable ear plugs or defenders.

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Dec 23, 2015

Families Noticing Hearing Loss in Loved Ones at Christmas

At this time of year families get together to celebrate Christmas and New Year and in our experience, it is often when family members notice that parents and grandparents are having hearing difficulties. This is frequently shrugged off as age related but it may not be the case. The problems could also be noise induced hearing loss caused by working in a noisy industry many years ago.

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