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PPE June 27, 2016
Noise advice for young workers

Noise advice for young workers

The risks to young people at work vary depending on role, sector and environment, but one of the most significant risks that they face is noise. However, there is…

PPE October 19, 2013

PPE.org proud to be associated with Hear Forever campaign

We are proud to be associated with Howard Leight’s initiative Hear Forever, an ongoing campaign to build awareness of noise-induced hearing loss (NIHL). There…

PPE September 27, 2013

Noise measurement methods with ease of use and durability

With an estimated two million people exposed to harmful levels of noise at work in the UK, Pulsar Instruments plc, a company which specialises in noise measurement…

PPE September 13, 2013

PPE FAQ: hearing protection

PPE FAQ: Hearing Protection from the JSP Knowledge Base: What does SNR stand for and how do you use it? SNR stands for Simplified Noise levelReduction (often referred…

PPE September 7, 2013

Howard Leight introduces new Sync Digital Radio & Electo Earmuffs

New Howard Leight® Sync Digital Radio & Electo Earmuffs Combine Hearing Protection, High-Fidelity Sound, Radio & MP3 Listening SMITHFIELD, R.I.– Honeywell…

PPE August 5, 2013

CE certified direct-moulded custom hearing protection

It has long been considered that Custom Hearing Protection attracts a customised price tag! Insta-Mold is changing this fact and for the first time in the UK and…

PPE May 16, 2013

Arco offers sound advice on workplace hearing loss

Noise induced hearing loss (NIHL) is one of the biggest occupational health problems facing the UK. It was reported that 19,000 cases of NIHL were caused or made…

PPE April 24, 2013

Integrated hearing protection

The ear is a very delicate part of the body and some of the damage that noise can cause is often nonrecoverable. The latest figures from HSE show that during 2011…

PPE March 22, 2013

Hybrid push-in style ear plugs

Hybrid push-in ear plugs: factors that contribute to a proper fit and long-term comfort From experience, we know that most people do not properly fit their ear plugs…

PPE March 17, 2013

The personal effects of noise-Induced hearing loss (NIHL)

Noise-Induced Hearing Loss (NIHL) is a dangerously insidious form of damage that is permanent. These elements of subtle build up and permanence are a very dangerous…

PPE March 14, 2013

When should personal hearing protection be used?

Loud noise at work can damage your hearing. This usually happens gradually and it may only be when the damage caused by noise combines with hearing loss due to ageing…