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Toolbox talk: hearing protection.
CPWR-The Center for Construction Research and Training
Silver Spring, MD: CPWR-The Center for Construction Research and Training, 2014 Mar; :1-2
If you are exposed to too much noise, you can lose your hearing - and your life. On the job, too much noise can distract you. You may not hear warnings. Noise also damages the nerves in the inner ears. Those nerves cannot be repaired.
Construction; Construction-industry; Construction-workers; Construction-equipment; Safety-education; Safety-programs; Injury-prevention; Accident-prevention; Work-environment; Worker-health; Training; Education; Safety-measures; Noise; Noise-exposure; Noise-induced-hearing-loss; Hearing-conservation; Hearing-loss; Hearing-protection; Ear-protection; Ear-protectors; Nerve-damage; Nerve-function
CPWR-The Center for Construction Research and Training, 8484 Georgia Avenue, Suite 1000, Silver Spring, MD 20910
Construction; Cooperative Agreement
Toolbox talk: hearing protection
CPWR - The Center for Construction Research and Training, Silver Spring, Maryland
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Content source: National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health Education and Information Division