Industrial Audiometry Tests
These hearing tests can also measure the ability to discriminate between different sounds.
Industrial audiometry tests are designed for people who are exposed to heavy machinery in factories and other manufacturing companies.
What are Industrial Audiometry Tests?
An Audiometry Test is a simple hearing test and forms part of the health surveillance ‘duty of care’ requirement of employers and determines threshold responses of staff members hearing.
These hearing tests can also measure the ability to discriminate between different sounds, recognise alarms , or distinguish speech from background noise.
The results gleaned from an Audiometry Test and the subsequent investigations can be used to diagnose hearing loss or diseases of the ear.