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Toolbox talk: hearing protection (superseded).

Authors
CPWR-The Center for Construction Research and Training
Source
Silver Spring, MD: CPWR-The Center for Construction Research and Training, 2014 Mar; :1-2
Link
NIOSHTIC No.
20044186
Abstract
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. For the updated version of this toolbox talk visit CPWR's website at <a href="https://www.cpwr.com/research/research-to-practice-r2p/r2p-library/toolbox-talks/"target="_blank">https://www.cpwr.com/research/research-to-practice-r2p/r2p-library/toolbox-talks/</a>.
Keywords
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
Contact
CPWR-The Center for Construction Research and Training, 8484 Georgia Avenue, Suite 1000, Silver Spring, MD 20910
Publication Date
20140313
Document Type
Other
Funding Type
Construction; Cooperative Agreement
Fiscal Year
2014
Identifying No.
Cooperative-Agreement-Number-U60-OH-009762; M042014
Priority Area
Construction
Source Name
Toolbox talk: hearing protection
State
MD
Performing Organization
CPWR - The Center for Construction Research and Training, Silver Spring, Maryland
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