Org Name Original: Polycore Optical (M) Sdn Bhd

Altered Org Name:

Contact First: RAJIV


Project Title: Hearing Conservation Program For Polycore Optical

Global: Internal Program






WPR: Malaysia

Event Purpose: Launch/promote the safe listening standards, Awareness-raising, Education and training, Hearing screening

Primary Audience: Adults

Estimated In Person Reach: Local

Audience Reached: Adults

Specific Workplace: Industrial workers

Screen Newborn and Infant: 147

Screen Children and Adolecents: None

Screen Adults: 147

Screen Older Adults: None

Policy Maker: Department of Occupational Safety And Health


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Traditional Media Numbers:

Social Media: No

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Event Description:

A total number of 147 employees had undergone the test. The test was done using audiometer model Amplivox 116 calibrated on the same days of the testing.
Subjects have been advised a day earlier to avoid from noise exposure at least 14 hours before the test. The actual audiometric testing which was done is a silent booth approved by Department of Safety and Health Malaysia and meeting their specifications. The test was done by trained technicians and supervised by occupational health doctor.
Purpose of Audiometric Hearing Test is to clarify the hearing ability in certain frequency.

WHO Educational Materials Used: No

Native Written Language: Tamil

Educational Materials Available in Your Language: No

Did You Translate WHO Materials: No

Would You Consider Assisting Us: No

What Additional Materials Would Be Helpful:

Did You Have A World Hearing Day Event Last Year: Yes, but we did not submit a report

Other Suggestions:

Did You Apply for Grant:No

Photo 1

Photo 1 caption Audiometric booth

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Photo 2 caption Hearing protection training

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Photo 3 caption Earplug used in workplace

All Regions: Internal Program, , , , , , Malaysia