Mahoning County Board of Health
NOISE AND HEARING LOSS PREVENTIONNational Goals, Policies, and StandardsOccupational hearing loss is the most common work-related injury in the United States. Approximately 22 million U.S. workers exposed to hazardous noise levels at work, and an addit... Read more
NOISE AND HEARING LOSS PREVENTIONOther ResourcesHealthy Youth - Noise Induced Hearing Loss Learn more about why it is important to establish positive hearing health practices at an early age and the role schools can play in promoting the hearing health... Read more
NOISE AND HEARING LOSS PREVENTIONNIOSH recommends that all worker exposures to noise should be controlled below a level equivalent to 85 dBA for eight hours to minimize occupational noise induced hearing loss. NIOSH also recommends a 3 dBA exchange rat... Read more