Noise-induced hearing loss: what South African mineworkers know

@article{Kanji2019NoiseinducedHL,
  title={Noise-induced hearing loss: what South African mineworkers know},
  author={Amisha Kanji and Katijah Khoza-Shangase and Liepollo Ntlhakana},
  journal={International Journal of Occupational Safety and Ergonomics},
  year={2019},
  volume={25},
  pages={305 - 310}
}
Purpose. The current study aimed to investigate the knowledge of mineworkers regarding noise-induced hearing loss in the South African gold and non-ferrous mining subsectors. Method. A descriptive research design was adopted. Semi-structured interviews were conducted with 90 participants who comprised managers, supervisors and miners. Data were analysed qualitatively. Results. The majority of participants (97%) acknowledged working in a noisy environment and demonstrated knowledge of the… 
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