eTool with 6 interactive sections that can be reviewed and re-assessed as needed by the user. Integrates relevant directives from OSHA, NIOSH, FDA, NIH. DoD.
Essentials: Learn about daily noises, in and outside work, and its effects
Profile:: Self-analyze personal hearing risks/hazards, auditory and non-auditory health impacts, lifestyle needs and preferences
Protect: Adopt regular practices to manage harmful effects, selection and proper use of protection devices and other technology
Symptoms: Self-identify signs and symptoms, decide when to self-treat or seek hearing professional consult
Monitor: Self-monitor hearing and health effects, build safe listening practices and habits, advocate for personal hearing needs
Technology: To support daily safe hearing practices
The eTool is designed for self-care with ease and flexibility of use, ensures privacy and confidentiality, and encourages habits and decision-making for improving Quality of Life as, productivity as well as enhance workplace safety and health.