All Safety Products Inc to distribute full range of OSHA compliant hearing protection products to ensure your employees hearing safety
Editorial Contact: Craig Gunderson, All Safety Products Inc, Sales Manager
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SUBJECT: All Safety Products Inc to distribute full range of OSHA compliant hearing protection products to ensure your employees hearing safety
ATTN: EDITOR – FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Tuesday, August 03, 2010January, 2009
OSHA has a longstanding Hearing Conversation Amendment 29 CFR 1910.95 to improve the health and safety of employees and reduce the risk of hearing damage. This All Safety Products newsletter discusses its implications for your business and your employees. All Safety Products is able to provide the hearing safety solutions and products to reduce the risk of hearing damage in the workplace.
How much noise is too much noise?
Identify noise sources in the workplace and monitor them carefully. OSHA regulates that noise levels that exceed 85dBA that hearing protection must be provided by the employer. If you do not know your noise levels you should get noise monitoring equipment. If you don’t have access to noise monitoring equipment a good guideline is when you need to shout to be heard more than 3 feet away the noise level is most likely of 85dBA.
Everyday examples of machinery over 85dBA are Jackhammers, Chainsaws, bulldozers, lawnmowers, ask yourself if your work environment is louder than these noises.
Under OSHA regulations new employees must undergo audiometric testing and existing employees must be tested annually to detect hearing problems.
What should employees use to protect their hearing?
Hearing protectors are readily available and come in the form of:
Buy the right hearing protection products!
The EPA (Environmental Protection Agency) requires that all hearing protection products carry a NRR (Noise Reduction Rating) label. Only purchase products with a NRR label. Make sure they fit well. Decide if you need reusable ear plugs or not.
Additional OSHA Health & Safety Resources for hearing protection
More detailed hearing protection information on OSHA compliancy can be found at www.osha.gov.
To order or RFQ any of the hearing protection products please see detailed specifications, pricing and ordering information, www.allsafetyproducts.com. All hearing protection products carry a one year 100% manufacturer's warranty for any manufacturer defects in the workmanship of the products.
About All Safety Products Inc
All Safety Products Inc distributes a full range of safety products and Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) for Industry & Government. Many of the Safety products are OSHA and FDA compliant or NSF certified (when appropriate) and include: clothing, footwear, hand protection, monitors, respiratory protection, eye wash stations, hand wash stations, personal ventilation equipment, eye protection, portable sinks, plant maintenance equipment, fall protection, first aid, face & head protection, hearing protection, safety videos & training materials.
For more information, contact All Safety Products.