Hearing pollution: how to protect yourself?
In our daily lives, our ears are exposed to a multitude of sounds that are as noisy as they are harmful. Although only loud sounds alert us, there are many sounds that are not too loud, but just as harmful. Although only loud sounds alert us, there are many sounds that are not too loud, but just as harmful. What are the effective devices to protect yourself? We tell you about them in this article.
Can we protect our hearing at work?
There are many occupations whose exercise can actually damage your hearing as you can read on audilo.co.uk In such cases, what can you do to safeguard your physical integrity? Sometimes the simplest solution is the most effective. If you don’t want to risk losing your hearing early, the best thing to do is to quickly identify the source of the noise. Once identified, eliminate it or reduce its activity to a tolerable minimum. But it is true that this is not applicable in all cases, the best is to wear protection. Simple to protect your ears without amputating on your efficiency at work.
What protections for you?
Your protection must be chosen according to a number of factors and not at will. Indeed, you must for example consider your acoustic level, the comfort it provides or its suitability for your work. Don’t forget that the purpose of the protector is to reduce as much as possible the noises impinging on your hearing capacities. Between earplugs and Headband, you also have a wide range of choices.
What are the protections available on the market?
Earplugs, headbands and eardrum protectors are the three major protections available on the market. The first one very small, but effective slips perfectly into the external cavity. In disposable or permanent format, it is made of soft material. The ear muffs are small accessories that aim to reduce harmful noise. Finally, eardrum protectors are earplugs held in place by a very strong headband. Translated with www.DeepL.com/Translator (free version)