World Health Organisation (WHO), you may have a hearing loss if…
Jun 14, 2019 cl_admin

According to the World Health Organisation (WHO), you may have a hearing loss if: ..

One In Six Australian’s Have A Hearing Loss.
May 30, 2019 cl_admin

Damage to hearing can be gradual. Typically age related hearing loss and noise induced hearing loss are gradual in nature and with gradual hearing loss people tend to get used to it and believe it to be the norm and ok. ..

Are you concentrating hard to hear and follow conversations?
May 20, 2019 cl_admin

Hearing loss usually occurs gradually. Hearing can decline due to ageing or noise exposure or both and this decline can take many years. With such a gradual rate of hearing loss, most people learn ways to compensate and they may not be aware of hearing loss. ..

Link Between Hearing Loss And Tinnitus
May 02, 2019 cl_admin

Tinnitus is the perception of sound in the absence of any corresponding external sounds. It may be perceived in one ear or both, or ‘in the head’. It is often described as ringing, whistling or buzzing or even like a roaring ocean. ..

People with hearing loss suffer in silence
Aug 25, 2011 cl_admin

More than half of Australians with hearing difficulties have not done anything to correct the problem, a survey has found. Almost one in five Australians suffers from hearing loss, making it hard for them to communicate with family, friends and colleagues in noisy environments. ..

Industrial Deafness report
Jan 01, 2011 cl_admin

Occupational noise-induced hearing loss (ONIHL) is a significant health and economic problem in Australia. Between July 2002 and June 2007 there were about 16 500 successful workers' compensation claims for industrial deafness involving permanent impairment due to noise. ..

Work-related Noise Induced Hearing Loss in Australia
Jan 01, 2011 cl_admin

Occupational hearing loss represents a very significant social and economic burden for Australia. Nationally, an estimated 1 million employees in Australia may be potentially exposed to hazardous levels of noise at work. ..

Court rules against Boeing in hearing-loss disability case
Dec 16, 2010 cl_admin

OLYMPIA — Employers cannot reduce a disability award for job-related hearing loss because people of the worker’s age generally suffer from age-related deafness, the Washington Supreme Court ruled today. ..