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OSHA Record-keeping requirements for Standard Threshold Shift Cases

Below are the OSHA record-keeping requirements for determining Standard Threshold Shifts. 1904.10(a) Basic requirement. If an employee’s hearing test (audiogram) reveals that the employee has experienced a work-related Standard Threshold Shift (STS) in hearing in one or both ears, and the employee’s total … Continue reading

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Predicting OSHA Recordable Noise Induced Hearing Loss

My Recordable Injury will occur: To show how easy it is to predict when we will have recordable injuries due to Standard Threshold Shifts, I have attached two charts to show when I will have a recordable shift. In order … Continue reading

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