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Noise induced hearing loss

Noise Reduction, Hearing Protection and Musician Ear Plugs

Hearing loss could occur because of an individual’s occupation, recreational activities like frequently visiting marriage halls, concerts and music clubs or just by simply exposing oneself to noises above 85db. Researches have established that exposure to noises above 85db for just 8 hours would put you at a risk of hearing loss. Factory workers, Marine engineers, musicians, music bar workers and police personnel are especiallyprone to noise induced hearing loss.

Protection against noise induced hearing loss

It is important that individuals in the above said high risk professions protect their hearing from hearing lossdue to high decibel noises. Astra Hearing care in partnership with Starkey hearing Technologies offer you a variety of hearing protection products that consists of custom made earplugs, musician ear plugs with sound attenuators and industrial ear plugs.

Latest hearing protection device – ‘Sound Gear’

‘Sound Gear’ is the latest in hearing protection devices that are 100% digital and has the capacity to make an individual hear speech in noisy environments at the same time automatically protecting his ears from loud noises. ‘Sound Gear’ is available in behind the ear (BTE), In-the-Canal (ITC) or is custom made for ones ears. ‘Sound Gear’ is ideal for Police officers, Marine engineers, Bar workers or any individual who whose work in loud industrial noises.

Industrial Hearing Protection

Instant-fit and ready to wear right out of the box, SoundGear is small enough to rest discreetly in the ear and comfortable enough to wear all day. Some features: HD sound reproduction solution; noise reduction rating of 25dB; switchless operation; Seamless sound-activated compression automatically suppresses noises 80dB and up.
Custom fit earplugs provide outstanding noise protection for a variety of recreational and occupational environments. The corded earplug option allows the wearer to place the plugs around their necks when not in use.
Also known as the Hocks Noise Brakers, recognized as superior aural protection devices for a variety of activities. Hocks devices contain a patented acoustical chamber to attenuate sound to appropriate speech levels.
The Sonic Valve earplug provides protection for noisy environments and other extremely loud sounds. It takes the 'sting' out of blast noises and helps reduce 'noise hangover' from loud music. It can be worn continuously without discomfort and is always a full shell earplug. Not recommended when conversation is essential.
Hollow Flex earplugs feature a hollowed out shell available in canal or shell style. They can be worn for long periods of time and are very comfortable.

Swimming & Sleeping Earplugs

Floatable swim plugs are made of super soft hydrophic silicone material that can be made to glow in the dark. Available in 9 different colors plus the option of swirling up to 3 colors.
Custom fit earplugs provide outstanding noise protection for a variety of recreational and occupational environments. The corded earplug option allows the wearer to place the plugs around their necks when not in use.

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