Posts in hearing protection
Hearing Protection Performance Data

This is a simple table over over 200 types of hearing protection, with all available data including SNR, HML and APV, and also notes on things like ‘detectable’, ‘corded’, ‘reusable’, basic reviews of some and also approximate costs. It can be sorted and filtered and used to compare styles as products as needed.

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Hearing protection for people with hearing aids

Hearing aids are a particular problem when it comes to wearing hearing protection. It’s not all about physical fit though as a basic function of a hearing aid is to amplify sounds, the exact opposite of what we are normally trying to achieve in noise safety. Unless specially designed to be, hearing aids are not hearing protection and cannot be used as such, so what are the options?

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