Sensaphonics' Michael Santucci (left) and NIOSH's Dr. Jim Newhall
Photo: Jack Foreman
The National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH) and the National Hearing Conservation Association (NHCA) presented its first Safe-in-Sound Excellence in Hearing Loss Prevention Awards™, honoring companies that have shown dedication to the prevention of noise-induced hearing loss through hearing loss-prevention practices in the work environment. In the Innovation in Hearing Loss Prevention category, Sensaphonics Hearing Conservation Inc. was recognized as a pioneer in combining products, audiology services and education to reach its hearing loss-prevention goals. Nominations for the next awards will be accepted until August 1, 2009. A full list of award winners can be found at www.safeinsound.us.