Hearing loss, accidents, near misses and job losses in firefighters.

@article{Ide2007HearingLA,
  title={Hearing loss, accidents, near misses and job losses in firefighters.},
  author={Christopher W Ide},
  journal={Occupational medicine},
  year={2007},
  volume={57 3},
  pages={203-9}
}
BACKGROUND The hearing losses of workers exposed to occupational noise have been extensively documented, but no information exists on the level of hearing loss which results in job loss. AIM To define levels of hearing loss associated with ill-health retirement (IHR), comparing them with existing standards and assessing the extent to which poor hearing… CONTINUE READING