Hearing Conservation and Safety
Hearing problems are a major concern, both at work and at home. For employees to avoid hearing loss on the job, they need to understand the hazards of excessive noise and the injuries that it can cause. They should be familiar with the safety standards that have been created to protect them, as well as the policies and procedures included in their company's hearing conservation program. This training video focuses on the safe work practices and equipment they should use to protect themselves from exposure to excessive noise.
Topics covered also include:
- The mechanics of sound
- How the ear works
- Hazardous noise in the workplace
- Ear muffs
- Ear plugs and canal caps
- Hearing tests
leader’s guide, (30) employee handbooks, (5) posters, reproducible scheduling & attendance form, quiz, training certificate, log.