Did you know, noise exposure is the most common preventable cause of hearing loss in Australia? Safe Work Australia estimate that up to 32% of working Australians regularly work in environments that can damage their hearing. However, not all noise exposure is through workplaces and many daily activities and hobbies can also impact hearing long term.
Being aware of the levels of noise that can impact your hearing is an important first step to avoiding permanent damage. Take our quiz below to test your knowledge on noise exposure and to learn some interesting facts on unexpected sources of noise that you may not know!