Occuational Team Solutions, LLC can complete your employee audiogram annual testing on-site or at one of our office locations. We staff CAOHC certified professionals and personalized software to manage and administer your hearing conservation program year after year.
Our acoustically designed sound treated rooms are calibrated yearly. Microprocessor audiometers are used yearly for accuracy. Noise induced hearing loss can be prevented by the introduction of effective hearing conservation program for “at-risk” employees. It is important for employers to evaluate noise levels at work and to identify employees that may be at risk.
STANDARDS EMPLOYERS SHOULD FOLLOW
Employers should be familiar with the OSHA standard 1910.95 Occupational Noise Exposure.
Employee Initial Hearing Conservation training and annual retraining.
Baseline audiogram test within 6 months after worker has been exposed to noise levels of 85dB or more over an 8 hour period.
Annual audiogram test is required within one year of the baseline audiogram and then annually to detect hearing issues.
Evaluate Noise Levels in the workplace and identify employee’s at risk. Monitoring is essential.