Tool Box Talk Noise - How Loud Is It Mobile App
The Tool Box Talk Noise - How Loud Is It app is an informational app listing noise exposure levels for various construction jobs and recommended hearing protection devices for those exposure levels.
How does it work?
Hearing loss is a risk for any workers exposed to sounds above 85dBA (decibels). There are typical exposures listed for a number of construction worker's jobs including carpenter, crane operator, electrician, jackhammer operator, laborer etc. The app also lists various hearing protection device recommendations depending on the noise exposure that the worker may come into contact with. The form also includes a section to record the staff who attended the training including their signature and the company they work for. There is also a section for the manager's remarks about the training.