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Sanford's Hearing Conservation Program

  • Oct 31, 2017

According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), occupational hearing loss is the most common work-related illness in the U.S. Sanford OccMed can help businesses prevent hearing loss and keep workers compensation costs to a minimum. Sanford OccMed’s Hearing Conservation Program is equipped with convenient services backed by a team of experts to protect your employees’ hearing and keep your business productive.

Your Company Requirements

When employees are exposed to an 8-hour time-weighted average (TWA) noise level of 85 dB or more, their employers are required to develop and implement a hearing conservation program. This includes establishing a monitoring program that includes routine audiometric testing, as well as proper training programs and hearing protection for all employees exposed to excessive amounts of noise.

Sanford OccMed Offers:

  • Worksite noise level assessments
  • Baseline hearing tests and evaluations
  • Customized fitting of hearing protection
  • Mobile audio trailer that comes to serve you anywhere in the region
  • Computerized testing results

Call Sanford OccMed toll-free at (888) 600-2378 to discuss adding the hearing conservation program to your occupational medicine services. 

Sanford OccMed’s comprehensive program is tailored to your business’ needs and is backed by Sanford’s team of medical specialists.

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