Did you know that your hearing is delicate and many sounds from your environment can damage it?
When you must increase your voice level to communicate with a person near you, this indicates that ambient noises or sounds present risks of damage to your hearing.
Whether it is a lawn mower or a musical concert, a prolonged exposure to certain sounds can harm your hearing in a permanent way.
According to the CNESST, industrial deafness is one of the most common occupational illnesses. Each year, many complaints related to hearing problems are due to a lack of protection against harmful noises.
Noise and its short-term effects:
- Threat to workers’ safety
- Affects concentration
- Increases fatigue
- Decreases output
- Increases stress level
Noise and its long-term effects:
- Permanent deafness
- Health issues
We know everything that is important to protect our ears against assaults caused by noise. It is thus important to use protectors suited to one’s needs according to the noisy environment encountered.
- Noise protectors
- Musician hearing protectors
- Swim plugs
Custom made to fit each individual ear, this protector is comfortable, easy to clean and durable.
We all know how important it is to protect our ears against loud noises. However, very few of us know that some protection devices may be a threat to our security as they might prevent a person from hearing an alarm or misunderstand instructions.
Therefore, there are different types of noise protection, some reducing certain selected sounds and still allow people to communicate while protecting their hearing. They are recommended for people working in noisy environments, dentists, etc.
Non – filtered protectors
Custom fitted protectors, very comfortable and durable. They offer an excellent protection against noise, but make communicating more difficult.
Comfortable and durable, they allow some conversation to go through thus enhancing communication. The noise abatement can be adjusted to your needs.
Musician hearing protectors
Custom fitted to the ear, this protector is efficient while faithfully transmitting music. It comes with three wide band reduction levels, namely 9dB, 15dB and 25dB.
Ideal for evenings when there is loud music, it is recommended for musicians, bar employees, those who attend discotheques on a regular basis and rock concert fans. They can also be used by pilots, flight attendants and police officers.
This device is used by most musicians when performing on stage. The monitors are connected directly to the main sound console through a wireless system. Hence, the stage loud-speakers become obsolete. The ear monitors provide protection as they reduce surrounding noise by approximately 15 to 20 dB.
You may now equip yourself and your family with swim plugs that are completely safe and absolutely water resistant. These earplugs are soft and pliable, completely hypoallergenic and custom fitted to the patient’s ear canal. They seal out water completely when correctly fitted and come in a wide array of very bright colors.