Press Release: April 20, 2010
Barbour Environment, Health & Safety are pleased to announce the addition of 'The Barbour Resource Pack: 'Noise at Work' to their extensive range of resources.
Over 1 million employees in the UK are exposed to levels of noise that put their hearing at risk and 17% suffer deafness, tinnitus or other ear conditions as a result of exposure to excessive noise.
With Noise Action Week (26-30 April) approaching, Barbour has produced a resource pack to help businesses which includes;
A Technical Guide - breaks down this complicated legislation making it easier to understand and easier to convey to colleagues and clients, or even for use as a basis for training
A Director's Briefing - short, clear summary covering significant areas of the topic, including responsibility, competence and duty of care
An Employee Factsheet - clear, concise information concerning identifying, managing and controlling the risks and hazards faced with incidents of work related violence.
This resource pack is part of a series of new content to be added to the Barbour service. Future topics to be covered include; Stress at Work, Muscular Skeletal Disorder and Asbestos duty of care. These packs are just one of the many resources available from Barbour covering a range of key topic areas.
Claim your FREE Barbour Guide: Noise at Work visit: www.barbour-ehs.com/noiseatwork
For further information:
Lauren Paines (Development Editor ) Lauren.firstname.lastname@example.org Tel: 01344 899258
Melanie Osborn (Marketing Manager) email@example.com Tel: 01344 899240
Note to Editors:
Barbour Environment, Health and Safety is a subscription based online information service, providing tools for professionals across a range of industries in areas such as health and safety, the environment, chemicals and fire. To find out more about Barbour visit: www.barbour-ehs.com