International Ear Care Day 2014 Calls for Greater Aural Health Care

Last Monday (3rd March) was International Ear Care Day 2014. Three international organisations, the European Federation of Hard of Hearing People, Association European Association of Hearing Aid Professionals and the EHIMA met at the World Health Organisation (WHO) Head Quarters in Geneva, Switzerland, to call on the EU Commission to include systematic screenings of hearing…

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How Ear Plugs Helped the Olympians at Sochi 2014

PERFECTfit is proud to be British and of the British Olympic teams just back from the 2014 Sochi Olympic games. So, passionate as we are about all things custom and ear plugs, PERFECTfit looked into how athletes might be using ear plugs like ours. This article takes a look at all the professionals wearing custom ear…

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Celebrities Love Ear Plugs!

With so many celebrities suffering from temporary hearing loss and tinnitus these days, it’s no wonder public figures are increasing their support of ear plugs. It’s no default that they’re many of the worlds’ most loved leaders, teachers and stars. Adored by millions, these celebrities are often wiser than most and protecting their hearing has…

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5 Places You Wouldn’t Think To Wear Ear Plugs

When people think of ear plugs, sound is immediately the first thing that comes to mind. Protecting your ears from loud noises to preserve your hearing is important to many people. Although this may be correct, ear plugs can also be used to protect the inner ear from physical objects too. Today we explore 5…

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PERFECTfit: Hearing Protection and Care for all Environments

PERFECTfit prides itself on being able to provide aural protection for the majority of noisy environments.  From musicians playing in live arenas, to construction industry workers and to motorsport men and women, PERFECTfit aims to protect your aural health without compromising what you need to hear through the Noise Pro range. All noise filters attenuate…

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Motorcycle Hearing Protection

An industry often overlooked on the hearing protection front is the motorcycle industry. Hearing Protection is only really needed for loud concerts and shooting right? Wrong! As well as concerts and shooting, motorcycle riders are also in grave danger of losing their hearing if they do not take the correct precautions. Although cheap foam bungs…

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Plan B and Chris Martin Back Hearing Protection Campaign

The summer of last year saw a massive campaign by Action On Hearing Loss (AOHL) to get music fans wearing hearing protection.  Their video was hard hitting, featuring a drill going towards an actors ear; with the message being ‘#LoudMusic Can Damage Your Hearing, Permanently’. Here at PERFECTfit we can tell you, it does. The…

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10 top tips to protect your hearing – NHS advice!

According to the NHS, ‘most cases of deafness (around four out of every five) are caused by damage to the tiny hair cells in the inner ear. This damage can be the result of too much noise, and it’s permanent. Noise-related hearing loss is usually irreversible.’ They list 10 tips to protect your hearing in this…

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Summer Country Fairs – Hearing Protection Offering

Another staple feature of a British summer is the show and exhibition circuit, with weekly events happening nationwide. Families gather together at their local County Show (or equivalent) to see what produce and cuisine is on offer, and to get the kids/dogs out the house! PERFECTfit have a hearing protection solution for every member of…

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