Hearing Protection Devices

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Jan 20, 2017
NIOSH Safety and Health Topic: Hearing Protection Device Compendium

http://www.cdc.gov/niosh/topics/noise/hpdcomp/

The present compendium, as of June 2003, contains data from 23 manufacturers nationwide (down from 53 in the 1994 compendium) on 292 hearing protectors (up from 241 in the 1994 compendium).

Source: NIOSH

Jul 01, 2008
When you use foam ear plugs…

https://www.worksafebc.com/en/resources/health-safety/signs/when-you-use-ear-plugs?lang=en

This fact sheet explains how to use foam ear plugs properly.

Source: WorkSafe BC