We all exceed the limit on noise. Whether it’s listening to loud headphones, going to the cinema, or getting a train that makes that squeaky noise on the tracks every day because it never gets oiled. Living with noise and knowing that we may need a hearing aid one day is something we all accept as normal. But noise can be dangerous, especially at work. And employers have a duty of care to look after their employees’ health. This course will teach you what the risks of noise at work are and what action you should take to protect your staff.
- Recognise the risks of noise
- Assess your workplace for noise hazards
- Explain your duties as an employer
- Take action to reduce levels of noise
Complete the eModule to gain your certificate (subscription required).