Frequently Asked Questions
The frequency of replacing or maintaining hearing protection equipment depends on the type of device and how frequently it’s used. Disposable earplugs, for example, should be replaced after each use, while reusable earplugs can last for several months with proper cleaning and maintenance. Earmuffs typically have a longer lifespan but should be regularly inspected for wear and tear. Proper storage, cleaning, and periodic inspections are essential to ensure the effectiveness and longevity of hearing protection equipment. Regular replacement and maintenance help guarantee that the equipment provides the expected level of noise reduction and protection.