posted on 20 03,2018 / 5:30 am
At its most basic, industrial hearing loss occurs due to high levels of noise in the workplace. There are many types of deafness claims you can make but to learn more about this side of it and how to gain compensation you should read Industrial Deafness Types and Hearing Loss Claims.
Of course before you even begin thinking about deafness claims and gaining compensation, it is good to have an idea whether you are in fact, experiencing a loss of hearing. Today we want to talk about the early symptoms of industrial deafness because according to audiology online, “The sooner you can detect hearing loss, the better the outcome for the person with the loss. Hearing loss can occur at any age and hearing screening plays a vital role to ensure that patients can avoid communication roadblocks and potentially have a better quality of life.”
Although there is not too much information regarding early symptoms of deafness that are specific to industry, there are symptoms according to Hearing Link of general hearing loss which include:
There are general symptoms specific to industry. Many of these symptoms are similar or seemingly a later development of early on symptoms of early and general hearing loss symptoms. They include:
If you think you are suffering from industrial hearing loss or losing your hearing in general you should contact your medical practitioner immediately and go for a hearing test. If it is seen to be due to industry conditions you should contact a solicitor to make a claim. Many personal injury solicitors can assist with deafness claims and gaining decent compensation for them. To find a personal injury solicitor that can assist you with your industrial hearing loss claim use our solicitor portal.