Workers Compensation audiometric testing Commonly referred to as “workers comp audios”, what motivates organisations and employers to provide baseline and subsequent audiometric testing for their employees? Employee safety & wellbeing Legislation It is usually legislation, that encourages employers to provide audiometric testing, WorkCover hearing tests (“workers comp audios”), for their workers. Hearing test regulations in…

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When did you last review your WorkCover audiometric testing program? An employer or person conducting a business or undertaking (PCBU) has specific obligations under the WHS Regulations to manage the risks of hearing loss associated with noise at the workplace, including: ensuring that the noise a worker is exposed to in the workplace does not…

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