3M uses cookies on this site. This site and 3M selected service providers place cookies, containing text files, on your computer to recognize your computer and:

  • personalize your experience on 3M websites
  • show you ads tailored to your interests
  • collect anonymous statistical information to enhance site functionality and performance.

Learn the benefits of accepting these cookies

You can change your cookie settings at any time by clicking on the Cookie Preferences link at the bottom of the page.

Some opt-outs may fail due to your browser's cookie settings. If you would like to set opt-out preferences using this tool, you must allow third party cookies in your browser settings.

By clicking Accept and Proceed, you confirm your understanding and agreement for cookie settings as indicated on the left.

Accept and Proceed

Skip to Primary Navigation Skip to Site Navigation Skip to Main Content All 3M.com Site Map

3M offers free interactive seminar for hearing protection equipment end users

5 January 2011

Diversified technology company 3M is inviting end users of hearing protection equipment (HPE) to a free, hands-on, interactive seminar to help them ensure their employees are properly protected and to get the most out of the company’s range of innovative HPE products.

At the event at 3M’s UK headquarters in Bracknell on Wednesday 23 February, delegates will have the chance to find out more about the role of HPE in worker protection through a series of educational and informative presentations from 3M technical specialists.

The 3M team will also explain the 3M Hearing Conservation Programme – an on-site service provided to end users involving training on the noise levels they face, the health effects of excessive noise, and how to select, correctly fit and maintain HPE products.

Live product demonstrations will be followed by the chance for delegates to try on and handle a variety of products from the 3M HPE range and discuss their own hearing conservation issues with their peers and 3M representatives at a ‘feedback forum’.

They will also be able to book a session to try 3M’s E-A-Rfit Validation System, an objective, quantitative hearing protector fit-test system which in a matter of seconds delivers a Personal Attenuation Rating - the noise reduction level achieved for a given hearing protector by an individual worker.

The seminar is suitable for anyone in any industry wanting to learn more about the vital importance of hearing protection – whether they are dedicated health and safety professionals or others with responsibility for workplace health and safety. Lunch and refreshments will be provided.

Sue Poole of 3M’s Occupational Health & Environmental Safety Division commented: “At 3M our offering goes well beyond the provision of products – we believe it is vital to work with both employers and end users to ensure they are making the right choices and using the products optimally. The feedback we receive at these and other events also provides input to the development of future platforms of 3M personal protective equipment.”

To book your place, visit www.3M.co.uk/hearingseminar.

For further details visit www.3M.co.uk/ohes or call 0870 80 800 60 in the UK or 1 800 320 500 (Ireland).

3M, E-A-Rfit and E-A-R are trademarks of 3M Company.

Sales Enquiries
Sue Poole
Tel: 01344 858568
Email: ohesuk@mmm.com

Press Enquiries
Luke Bull
Wyatt International
Tel: 0121 454 8181
Email: lbull@wyattinternational.com

 3M offers free interactive seminar for hearing protection equipment end users