Noise Prevention Introduction

Noise Prevention Introduction

The elimination of a source of noise is the most effective way to prevent risks to workers, and should always be considered when new work equipment or workplaces…

PPE June 29, 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 June 27, 2016
NIOSH Directory of Personal Protective Equipment

NIOSH Directory of Personal Protective Equipment

Fatalities and injuries among the nation’s workers are substantially reduced with the use of personal protective equipment (PPE) and technologies. It is estimated…

PPE May 16, 2015

Make Noise at Work Monitoring Your Priority

If you are planning to carry out workplace noise measurement then you should ensure that you use compliant monitoring equipment and that the equipment you use is…

PPE November 17, 2013

Noise awareness training

If you are considering purchasing or utilising a sound level meter and need training on its use and on noise at work regulations, Pulsar Instruments has added three…

PPE October 3, 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 27, 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 May 16, 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 17, 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…

PPE March 14, 2013