The HSE has just released new guidance on how best to manage the use of hearing protection for employees who wear hearing aids. The following is a summary, but you can also download a full advance copy. There are key considerations when implementing a hearing conservation programme in areas that include personnel who already have a hearing impairment and may need to use hearing aids. Would switching off my hearing
OEA information downloads
Click on the links below to link to net locations or to download the documents.
Paper presented at Listen Up! conference, March 2016 re the use of OAE as part of a hearing conservation programme at AkzoNobel.
Links to useful Documents
HSE / HSL workshop presentation: “Use of OAE Testing in Hearing Conservation Programmes as a Leading Indicator of Damaging Exposure to Noise (LIDEN); an International Collaboration”