Sound solutions. Applied to hearing loss prevention.
February 26, 2018 at
Even common sounds you hear at work or home can contribute to long term hearing loss and other health risks. Over time, noise at or above 85 dBA can damage hearing and cause ringing in the ears. Reduce these sound levels by using hearing protection in loud environments.
Administration of a comprehensive and effective hearing loss prevention program consists of more than purchasing and dispensing hearing protectors. Webinar participants will gain necessary knowledge and skills to understand the effects of hazardous noise, understand requirements in CSA hearing standards, select the appropriate hearing protection devices for their work environment, train and motivate employees in the proper use hearing protection devices, and understand how Fit Testing elevates your hearing loss prevention program
This Sound Solutions webinar is designed for professionals who are responsible for the development, implementation, and maintenance of a hearing loss prevention program including those responsible for the dispensing of hearing protection devices (HPDs). Attendees may include industrial hygienists, health and safety personnel, nurses, audiologists, consultants, engineers and medical staff.
Every employee is different. Every job is different. Every ear is different. Noise induced hearing loss is 100% preventable. Discover how 3M science helps you get smarter about hearing protection
We are Canadian health and safety experts who help protect workers in a changing world. We collaborate with our customers and use research-backed science to solve their safety concerns and help eliminate workplace injuries and illnesses. It’s 3M science that helps make sure every worker gets home safely at the end of the day.