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Why Do Musicians Need Special Hearing Protection?

Musicians are often subjected to loud noises as a result of their profession or hobby. Whether you’re playing in a garage with friends or performing live on stage, there’s a good chance that you’ll be subject to loud noises from your instruments and speakers. In fact, most entertainment venues can reach a sound level of […]

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Why Do You Need Hearing Protection at Concerts?

Attending concerts is a fun activity that many people go to regularly. Still, quite often, the topic of hearing protection at concerts can be pushed to the bottom of the planning list or overlooked entirely. This post looks at exactly why you need to consider hearing protection at concerts. High Decibel Levels for Prolonged Periods Most […]

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What are the Most Common Types of Hearing Protection

Generally, hearing protection products fall into three broad categories: earplugs, earmuffs and semi-insert earplugs. Hearing protection is made to fit a multitude of individual needs, whether you like seeing music shows or prefer swimming.  Earplugs are small buds, usually made of foam, that you insert directly into the ear canal. Because they provide immediate protection […]

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Jobs that Require Hearing Protection

Hearing protection is vitally important in a wide range of scenarios and situations. If you want to make sure that you get the most out of your hearing now and in years to come, it’s important to consider how you can protect your hearing in the workplace. Many people suffer damage-inducing levels of exposure to […]