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Hearing-Loss Prevention

Earmuffs and earplugs provide inexpensive protection from job-site noise

This article compares ear muffs, foam plugs, and other products designed to reduce the amount of damaging sound that reaches your ears. It includes pros and cons of each, charts listing noise levels produced by various tools, and a list of product manufacturers.

Hearing-Loss Prevention

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