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Hearing test results in the oil and gas industry: Low participation rate and evidence of noise-induced hearing loss (NIHL)

The 2014 hearing test results show a concerning amount of hearing loss amongst workers in the upstream oil and gas and pipeline construction industries. This hearing loss appears to be noise-induced. This bulletin reports some issues identified by those test results and highlights the need for changes to the way HLPPs are protecting workers’ hearing.

Publication Date: Nov 2015 File type: PDF (444 KB) Asset type: Safety Bulletin Reference: WS 2015-16