Your Questions on Hearing Protection Answered

Published on 12/10/2020
Your Questions on Hearing Protection Answered

Do you work in a noisy environment? If so, you probably have some questions about hearing protection, standards, and requirements. The good news is… our hearing protection experts are here to give you the right answer.

Understanding Hearing Protection Devices Labels

Published on 11/6/2020
Understanding Hearing Protection Devices Labels

To help us select hearing protection devices (HPDs) that suit our needs, there is a variety of simplified attenuation ratings that informs you of the device’s capacity to protect your ears against hazardous noises.

All About Noise Reduction Rating (NRR)

Published on 10/10/2020
All About Noise Reduction Rating (NRR)

The danger of exposure to high noise levels is real. If you find yourself in a noisy environment, you can take the right measures to protect your hearing.

How to develop an effective hearing conservation program (HCP)

Published on 8/8/2019
How to develop an effective hearing conservation program (HCP)

Our sense of hearing is at the core of how we communicate and experience the world, how we stay aware of our surroundings and thus, remain safe. When hearing loss becomes an all-too-common reality and has long-term and irreversible impacts on individuals, organizations must step in and take preventative action.

The negative impact of noise exposure: beyond hearing loss

Published on 3/17/2017
The negative impact of noise exposure: beyond hearing loss

Despite decades of regulations, noise-induced hearing loss continues to be one of the most prevalent workplace injuries in many industries.  While damage to hearing is the well-known result of overexposure to hazardous noise, there are a number of other physiologic and behavioral effects of hazardous noise.  In this interview with Brad Witt, audiologist and Director of Hearing Conservation at Honeywell Safety Products, we discuss some of those other effects, their causes and solutions.