Occupational Noise-Induced Hearing Loss (ONIHL) and Fishing
INAIL (Italian Institute for insurance against industrial injuries), Italy
Received Date: June 07, 2019; Published Date: June 12, 2019
Fishing is a working environment, which, due to the presence of engines and noisy equipment, can lead to hearing problems, especially for workers who are more exposed, such as motorists. It is emphasized that prevention, the only weapon available, is more difficult at sea.
Keywords: Occupational noise-induced hearing loss; Epidemiology; Noise; Audiometry