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Buy Quiet

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Buy Quiet helps manufacturers, importers, suppliers and users of equipment to work together to reduce the risk of noise-induced hearing loss in the workplace. It supports users in their duty to avoid high noise equipment when suitable lower noise equipment is available and manufacturers in their duty to minimise noise by technical means.

Key messages


Useful information on dealing with noise.

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Noise information

Manufacturers, importers, suppliers and users work together to reduce risks from noise in the workplace. What you need to know as a:

Providing information


Exposure to loud noise is a risk to health. Where exposure to loud noise at work is unavoidable, employers should minimise risk by managing exposure including selecting suitable work equipment.


Join the partnership

HSE wants to encourage a wider partnership on Buy Quiet that can expand understanding and share ideas and experience.

The partnership

Update 2021-02-09