Introduction|The Mechanics of Sound|How the Ear Works|Hazardous Noise in the Workplace|Protective Equipment: Ear Muffs|Protective Equipment: Ear Plugs and Canal Caps|Hearing Tests|Conclusion
Currently, over 10 million people in the United States have a measurable hearing loss. Hearing loss can often be prevented by protecting oneself against excessive noise. This online video training course educates viewers about hearing conservation and safety. This video training explores the Occupational Noise Exposure Standard as defined by Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA). This course also demonstrates the proper use of protective equipment such as ear muffs, ear plugs and canal caps. The hearing test process is also shown. Different job sites have different risks to hearing. Use this video to educate employees about protecting themselves from permanent hearing loss.