Hearing Surveillance (Audiometry)

Noise induced hearing loss (NIHL) is a serious and preventable occupational health injury in many work places. Interval Hearing Surveillance (Audiometry) can identify at-risk employees and give clarity on the effectiveness of Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) and control measures.


It is essential that all employees are screened at the pre-employment stage and at intervals if they are working in noisy areas.

The test is usually conducted by a nurse and takes approximately 20 minutes. The occupational physician will then discuss the result of the test and give advice if necessary.





Hearing tests can be conducted on-site and off-site .

For more information on hearing surveillance telephone Whitemill Medical Centre on 053 914 0000 or complete the On-Line Contact Form

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