Hearing Loss Information

Sep 17, 2010

Hearing Damage – Workplace Risk Assessment

Both temporary and permanent hearing damage are almost invariably caused by company negligence to ensure the enforcement of statutory Health & Safety precautions. Where every effort is made and ear protection is provided, in some instances, workers may only partly wear the protection. Complying with the guidance would have prevented excessive noise levels at workplace premises, leading to workers being  permanently disabled by noise induced hearing loss.

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