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Program Development Peer-Reviewed
By Donald J. Garvey
Noise and hearing loss remain major concerns for the construction workforce, management and OSH professionals. This article focuses on two areas of construction hearing conservation: use of hearing protection devices and training, both of which can boost use and consistent wearing of protective gear.