PT. XYZ is a water supply company, in its business process PT. XYZ has 23 departments which have various work patterns, locations, and noise sources. The aims of this study are to find the evidence of noise-induced hearing loss among the workers at PT. XYZ and describe the distribution of prevalence of workers who had NIHL. A total of 483 workers were analyzed by univariate method. The result showed that the prevalence of NIHL among workers at PT. XYZ are 42 (8.7%) on right ear and 51 (10.6%) on left ear. Obtained a result of 97.6% and 96.1% of workers who had NIHL are male. On the other hand, 97.6% and 90.2% of workers who had NIHL are above 40 years old. Further research is needed to prove the cause of NIHL among workers at PT. XYZ.
|Publication status||Published - 2018|
|Event||International Conference of Occupational Health and Safety (ICOHS 2017) - ID, Bali, Indonesia|
Duration: 1 Jan 2018 → …
|Conference||International Conference of Occupational Health and Safety (ICOHS 2017)|
|Period||1/01/18 → …|
- Noise-induced hearing loss, water supply company, audiometry.