Hearing Protection Procurement in the US
This report is intended to assist buyers of hearing protection. This report includes hearing protection products, such as earplugs and earmuffs, which limit the level of sound that can reach the user’s ear. Hearing protection products range from basic foam earplugs to earmuffs with active electronics. Workers in a variety of sectors, including the manufacturing, mining, construction and healthcare sectors, as well as the military, require hearing protection. Key vendors of hearing protection include safety equipment manufacturers, wholesalers and retailers. This report does not cover eye protection, head protection or other safety equipment.