Engineering Out Noise

Under the OSHA Noise Standard 1910.95(b)(1), when the Permissible Exposure Limit (PEL) is exceeded, the employer is required to implement feasible engineering... Continue reading →

Noise Mapping-May 2017

OCCUSAFE UPDATE Monthly Round Up of Important Ideas and Standards in Industrial Hygiene and Safety May 2017 IN THIS ISSUE: Noise Mapping... Continue reading →

Earplugs or Muffs?

When establishing a hearing conservation program, safety professionals need to decide on whether to provide earplugs or earmuffs in order to... Continue reading →