The National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH) Hearing Loss Prevention Program focuses on reducing occupational hearing loss through research on controlling hazardous noise, developing engineering noise controls, ensuring hearing protectors are used effectively, performing occupational hearing loss surveillance, and investigating damage risk criteria for impulse noise. This snapshot shows recent accomplishments and upcoming work.
MURPHY, W., AZMAN, A., MASTERSON, E., MATETIC, R.J., REEVES, K. et NOVICKI, E., 2018. Hearing Loss Prevention Program. [en ligne]. Atlanta, GA. : U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Public Health Service, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health. DOI : 10.26616/NIOSHPUB2018144