Why do I need a hearing screen test? Occupational Health & Safety obligations require all workers exposed to noise over 85 dBA for 8 hours a day to have their hearing screened every 2 years…

Why is Noise is a Problem in the Workplace? Working in noise can cause a wide range of physical and emotional responses.   Employees may complain about noise for a number of reasons.  They are as follows…

Can wearing the wrong type of hearing protection be dangerous to your hearing and safety? Hearing protection is NOT a one size fits all. Earmuffs and earplugs all have different protection levels and…

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Sound Workplace Advice

Sound Advice does more than just test hearing. We interpret and give practical advice on the test results. Screening hearing of noise exposed workers should NOT be just a tick box exercise every two years…

Company Bookings

Arranging employees to attend on-site hearing screening can take a lot of time and effort by office staff.  Our Sound Advice staff understand the need to reduce disruption to productivity. We can help reduce the frustration for everyone involved…

Prevention & Education

Education is the key to prevention of noise induced hearing loss and tinnitus Sound Advice professionals can help workers to understand what they need to do to protect themselves from noise injury. Beneath workers’ jokes are serious hearing issues…

Education and Information

Personal Protective Equipment (PPE)

Personal Protective Equipment (PPE)

Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) Did you know that wearing the wrong type of hearing protection is dangerous to your hearing and safety? Hearing protection is NOT a one size fits all.  Earmuffs and earplugs all have different protection levels and the result can...

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Prevention & Education

Prevention & Education

Prevention & Education Education is the key to prevention of noise induced hearing loss and tinnitus   Most workers do not understand what they need to do to protect themselves from noise injury. Often they joke it would be good not to hear their partner...

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Hearing Protection

Hearing Protection

Hearing Protection Did you know that wearing the wrong type of hearing protection is dangerous to your hearing and safety? Hearing protection is NOT a one size fits all. Earmuffs and earplugs all have different protection levels and the result can change dramatically...

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Noise level reporting

Noise level reporting

Noise level reporting Why Noise is a Problem in the Workplace Working in noise can cause a wide range of physical and emotional responses.   Employees may complain about noise for a number of reasons.  They are as follows… Hearing loss due to noise The initial concern...

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