August 2016

The Options You Have When It Comes To Hearing Protection

09:17 30 August in blog

Deafness is a serious issue around the world. In fact, more than 70 million people use sign language because they cannot hear. Unfortunately, the World Health Organization estimates that about 1.1 billion people may lose their hearing because of exposure to high sound levels. More specifically, those at risk are those exposed to 100 decibels for 15 minutes or 85 decibels for eight hours or more. The sounds at a rock concert are normally 120 decibels. That means you can damage your ears and lose hearing if you attend loud events without taking the necessary precautions. Precautionary Measures Already In Place Attending...