The Noise At Work Regulations 2005 Sign
Between 80dB(A) and 85dB(A). The employer has a duty to provide his employees with ear protectors if requested. The employee has the right to request suitable and efficient personal ear protectors.
At 85dB(A) and above. The employer must provide his employees with suitable ear protectors and ensure that the employee wears them. The employee has a duty to wear the ear protectors provided and report any defects.
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