It’s that time of year when many people are traveling by plane. Not only should you, as passengers, be aware of potential hearing hazards, but employees at airports should also be aware of dangerous noise levels.
In the U.S., one of the most prevalent injuries that happen while working is occupational hearing loss. There are numerous noises that workers come in contact with when they are coordinating flights.
Noise Sources on Aircrafts
CDC Recommendations for Noise Levels in Work Environments
The Unknown Correlations between Aircraft Noise and Hearing Loss
What Should You Do to Protect Your Hearing Health on an Aircraft?
If you or a loved one experiences hearing loss due to a job environment or any other reason, please contact us at Pure Sound Hearing for a complimentary hearing test and consultation.