Hearing Conservation Manual, Fifth Edition 2015

Edited by Thomas L. Hutchison and Theresa Y. Schulz

Price: $85.00

The recently published fifth edition of CAOHC's Hearing Conservation Manual is the most complete and current information on occupational hearing conservation.
New to the Fifth Edition: •Full color text
•Four additional chapters
•Comprehensive glossary of terms
•Five additional appendix documents

Table of Contents
  1. Occupational Hearing Conservation Team
  2. The Effects of Noise and the Conservation of Hearing
  3. The Hearing Conservation Program
  4. Anatomy and Physiology of the Human Ear
  5. Causes and Management of Hearing Disorders
  6. Introduction to Sound
  7. Standards and Regulations
  8. Noise Measurement and Control
  9. Planning the Audiometric Monitoring Program
  10. Understanding Audiograms
  11. The Audiometric Monitoring Program
  12. The "Problem Audiogram," the Occupational Hearing Conservationist and the Professional Supervisor
  13. Hearing Protection Devices
  14. Use and Care of Hearing Protection Devices
  15. Training and Motivation
  16. Recordkeeping and Program Evaluation
  17. Glossary
      Appendices and Index
      1. OHC Scope of Practice
      2. PS Scope of Practice
      3. OSHA Noise Regulation, 29 CFR 1910.95, Occupational Noise Exposure, Hearing Conservation Amendment; Final Rule, Effective March 8, 1983
      4. List of OSHA Interpretation and Compliance Letters
      5. OSHA Regulation Checklist
      6. MSHA Noise Regulation, 30 CFR Part 62, Occupational Noise Exposure, Effective Sept 13, 2000
      7. MSHA Regulation-Compliance Checklist
      8. FRA Noise Regulation, 49 CFR 227 and 229, FRA Final Rule on Occupational Noise Exposures for Railroad Operating Workers, Effective Feb 26, 2007
      9. FRA Regulation-Compliance Checklist
      10. NIOSH Hearing Conservation Checklist
      11. ANSI S3.21-2004 (ANSI, 2009) American National Standard Method for Manual Pure-Tone Threshold Audiometry
      12. ANSI-ASA S12.6-2008 Methods for Measuring the Real-Ear Attenuation of Hearing Protectors
      13. ANSI S12.13 TR-2002(R2010)American National Standard Technical Report Evaluating the Effectiveness of Hearing Conservation Programs through Audiometric Data Base Analysis
      14. Hearing Loss Statutes in the US and Canada
      15. Guidelines for Baseline Revision, published by the National Hearing Conservation Association
      16. OSHA/NIOSH/NHCA Alliance Document (Best Practice Bulletin): Hearing Protection-Emerging Trends: Individual Fit Testing
      17. Fix-a-Fit
      18. Inquiring Ears Want to Know
      19. Sample Daily Calibration Log DD2217
      20. Sample Functional Listening Check Log
      21. Engineering Noise Control (Three part Update series)
      22. Websites
Publication Date 2015
Format Softcover, 422 pages
Product Code 99004
Price: $85.00