Hearing Conservation

Hearing Conservation

Preserve your hearing by understanding, recognising and managing noise hazards in the workplace

Vivid Learning
Updated Aug 23, 2018

Hearing conservation is an important issue, especially for those who work jobs that expose them to hazardous noise levels. To preserve good hearing, it’s critical that employers and employees be proactive in protecting against the hazards that can damage it.

This lesson will help you recognize the impact of noise on your hearing, the warning signs of hearing loss, and the noise exposure limits that necessitate hearing protection. This lesson will also introduce you to the types of hearing protectors, including their benefits and proper use, and address your responsibilities in supporting your employer’s hearing conservation program.