The National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH) and the Center for Construction Research and Training (CPWR), have created a series of infographics that drive home the danger of noise-induced hearing loss in the construction industry.
One-stop information resource for workplace hearing safety for use on Apple iPad®
November 16, 2015
Noise-induced hearing loss (NIHL) is a major concern of safety managers, affecting approximately 22 million U.S. workers and costing $242 million annually in workers’ compensation, according to the Centers for Disease Control (CDC).
These occupations are at high risk of hearing loss: Firefighters and other first responders; military personnel; disc jockeys; subway workers; construction workers; musicians; factory workers; mine workers.
Sensear’s new SM1R provides radio users with a 3-in-1 solution that protects hearing, enhances communication, and allows for situational awareness
November 10, 2015
Sensear has announced the SM1R, an industrial headset built specifically to enhance two-way radio communication in high-noise environments. The headset is unique from the rest of Sensear’s portfolio in that it contains no battery and instead is powered by the radio, making the unit lighter and more comfortable for the user.
The hearing loss prevention trifecta: Fit, comfort, and communication while wearing
October 20, 2015
To tackle the severe occupational hearing loss problem in manufacturing, a new generation of occupational hearing protection has been designed with custom fit, comfort and ability to communicate while wearing.
Full line of products provides advanced performance, state-of-the-art protection for men, women and youth/jr.
September 11, 2015
Eyewear innovator Wiley X®, Inc. now manufactures and distributes a full line of advanced vision and hearing protection products bearing the trusted and world-renowned Remington® brand. This new product launch was made possible through a recent partnership between Wiley X and Remington Outdoor Company (“ROC”), America’s oldest firearms and ammunition manufacturer with brands including Remington, AAC, Bushmaster and DPMS.