Sensaphonics names hearing health leader PC Werth as UK distributor

Sensaphonics, the music industry leader in hearing protection and in-ear monitor technology, has announced an agreement with Britain’s PC Werth, making them the exclusive source for Sensaphonics IEMs in the UK. As the country’s leading provider of audiology products including custom-fit hearing earmoulds, PC Werth will now offer the full range of Sensaphonics in-ear monitors (IEMs)…

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Noise and the Law

Noise is a serious safety issue The UK’s noise laws are prescriptive and comprehensive, yet clear, for employers and employees. (Visit the Health & Safety Executive for full details: http://www.hse.gov.uk/noise/) Key Concepts of the  Control of Noise at Work Regulations 2005 There are lower and upper  noise exposure action values (80dB environmental or 135dB instantaneous peak and…

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Noise in Industry and Work

Many people spend more time at work than they do in any other environment. Conditions at work therefore have a very profound influence on: productivity at work staff health and wellbeing It is for this reason that there are laws covering noise in the workplace. The HSE considers that there may be around 1 million…

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Music and Hearing Protection

Music is a primeval force in our lives. It motivates, it stimulates, it relaxes and plenty more. It is also becoming more important than ever as we listen to more music than at any time in history – mainly due to iPods and other portable devices. Live Music Concerts & festivals are big business. They…

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5 Common Work Places You Would Not Consider Wearing Custom Ear Plugs… But You Should

Custom Ear Plugs: Places You Should Consider Wearing Them If somebody asks you about hearing protection in a work place, you will immediately cite the obvious examples: warehouses, factories and road works. Is that all? There are still places you may not think of wearing the custom ear plugs, but you should.     1.Schools….

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Electronic Noise Protection from PERFECTfit

PERFECTfit, the custom lab of PC Werth, announces its latest products – Custom-made Electronic Noise Protection. Electronic Noise Protection has been designed especially for shooting, work and musicians, and comprises of SS100E, NP100E & NP100EM, respectively. The SS100E, NP100E and NP100EM employ the latest technology from Etymotic Research to provide first-class sound reproduction, as well…

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PERFECTfit for DJs and Serious Clubbers in Support of FlipSide

The PERFECTfit ER range is the original choice of noise protection for DJs and serious clubbers.   Produced in the UK in PC Werth’s London Laboratory (which is also the longest established ear mould Lab in the UK) – PERFECTfit ERs are second to none. Every mould is individually crafted, hand finished and checked for…

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How to Prevent Yourself from Going Deaf

There’s good news and there’s bad news – and it happens to be the same news: the majority of hearing impairments were preventable, and hence the majority of future hearing problems are preventable. So before you become another unfortunate statistic, see what you can do today to prevent losing your hearing down the road.  …

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