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HSE Noise at Work guidance leaflet

It discusses the following:

  • How loud noise can damage hearing;
  • What you have to do under the Noise Regulations 2005 to protect the hearing of your workers;
  • How to assess and control noise at work;
  • Choosing quieter equipment and machinery;
  • Different types of hearing protection;
  • When to inform and consult your workers;
  • Health surveillance.