More than 100,000 Victorian workers risk their hearing every day in noisy workplaces.
Exposure to dangerous levels of noise can cause permanent hearing loss and tinnitus (ringing in the ears).
While excessive noise remains a significant issue in many workplaces, it can be controlled.
This guide will help you understand the problem, and will explain what you need to do to make your workplace safe
The information provided in the library is of a general nature only. It does not take your specific needs or circumstances into consideration. You should look at your own personal situation and requirements before deciding if it is appropriate to you. We recommend you also refer to your safety consultant.