acoustic shock


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acoustic shock

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(Medicine) a condition characterized by dizziness and partial hearing loss suffered by some people exposed to sudden loud noises over telephone or radio headsets; associated esp with workers in call centres
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The Jabra Biz 2400II adds an Ultra Noise Cancelling microphone, acoustic shock protection, enhanced speakers and more comfortable padding to its already existing best-in-class features.
Are there impacts eg hammering, cutting, pneumatic impact tools or are you subject to short bursts of noise known as acoustic shock which can effect call handlers ?
Call center headsets can now be expected to be lightweight, comfortable, durable and have features such as acoustic shock protection and rotational booms as standard, all with the aim to provide the user with as much comfort and practicability as possible.
It is delivered safely with minimal or no side effects and we can combine it with acoustic shock or sound wave to remove the dead fat cells even faster.
One of the main causes of hearing damage in a call centre is acoustic shock, which occurs when a sudden and unexpected burst of high-frequency noise is transmitted through the operator's headset.
The machine claims to be 'a miracle cure' for cellulite; it supposedly exiles dimpling through the use of acoustic shock waves, reports the New York Daily News.
Acoustic shock waves are launched in a steady-state glow discharge, pulsed discharge, and afterglow plasmas.
It has been the arrival of contact centres which has led to the syndrome known as acoustic shock receiving attention, for example.
com) recently introduced its BW900 model, a business-class wireless office headset which includes a feature called Active-Gard designed to protect wearers against acoustic shock, a common but not well understood problem in the contact center and for all enterprise headset users.
The condition known as acoustic shock causes muffled hearing, dizziness and ringing in the ears.
A CAMPAIGN to protect call centre workers from so-called acoustic shock, which threatens their hearing, is to be stepped up at a national safety conference, it was announced yesterday.
Dubbed acoustic shock syndrome, it results in complaints of temporary deafness and nausea from people who spend a long time wearing headsets in their daily work, such as telephonists, receptionists and telemarketers.

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