|Document ID (ISN)||108118|
|Convention or series no.
||DHHS (NIOSH) Publication No.2007-176
||Have you heard? Hearing loss caused by farm noise is preventable: Young farmers' guide for selecting and using hearing protection
||Publications Dissemination, National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH), 4676 Columbia Parkway, Cincinnati, OH 45226-2001, USA, Sep. 2007. 2p. Illus.
||http://www.cdc.gov/niosh/docs/2007-176/pdfs/2007-176.pdf [in English]
||Aimed at farmers aged below 35 years and their families, this leaflet presents an overview the variety of hearing protectors available and when and how to use them. Contents: fitting formable plugs; fitting pre-moulded plugs; fitting canal caps; tips on using hearing protection; buying hearing protection; common noise levels. See also CIS 08-529.
||hearing protection; USA; young persons; agriculture; hearing loss
||description of equipment; public OSH institutions; selection of equipment; data sheet; earplugs; length of exposure; limitation of exposure
||C - Training manuals, audiovisual material
|Country / State or Province||USA|
||Noise, hearing and vibration
Agriculture, fishing, animal husbandry
|Broad subject area(s)
Industries and occupations
||Diseases of the ear and hearing damage