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Tunnel car horn event dangerous for Wellingtonians

Thursday, 21 February 2019, 1:56 pm | Hearing Association

Members of the Hearing Association Wellington Inc. would like to express their concern about a Facebook event occurring this Saturday, 23 February 2019, Set the tunnel tooting world record, https://www.facebook.com/events/791232187885172/. The event ... More >>

Hearing NZ celebrates Hearing Awareness Week 2018

Tuesday, 20 February 2018, 9:35 am | Hearing Association

New Zealand Hearing 2018 Awareness Week occurs between the 3rd to the 9th of March with the theme of Noise Destroys! The intention of this week is to encourage all New Zealanders, both young and old alike, to turn their attention to the health and ... More >>

International Noise Awareness Day 2017

Saturday, 22 April 2017, 2:12 pm | Hearing Association

Ashburton, 21st April 2017: On Wednesday 26th April, Hearing New Zealand urges all New Zealanders to have more concern about the long-term impact excessive noise can have on their health. That’s in support of the International Noise Awareness Day ... More >>

Threshold could deny support after a life of work

Friday, 16 October 2009, 9:08 am | Hearing Association

The ACC’s 6% threshold for hearing loss could deprive people who have spent a lifetime in noisy jobs their right to support for damaged hearing, the Hearing Association says. More >>

Hearing Association - Land Transport Inquiry

Wednesday, 26 October 2005, 12:03 am | Hearing Association

Things as basic as knowing the cost of a fare, how long a journey takes, or whether the bus route passes a particular destination are critical to making a journey on public transport accessible to people with hearing disabilities. More >>