Hardworking Australians in numerous industries have been exposed to high noise levels. It's the most common workplace hazard and can seriously damage your quality of life. According to a study published in the International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health, around 111,000 Australian workers experienced occupational hearing loss in 2020.
You may be eligible for compensation if you've developed hearing loss due to repeated exposure to loud noise.
Many Australians don't know their rights or how the industrial deafness claim process works. At Industrial Deafness Australia, we aim to support workers every step of the way and secure the compensation they're entitled to receive.
If you suspect that you have noise-induced hearing loss, the claim procedure will be as follows:
Find more information on the industrial deafness claim process in your location.