Combating Noise Pollution

Noise pollution is everywhere.  A recent report by the EU Commission examined noise pollution and its effects concluding that unlike environmental pollution, noise pollution has not been given the respect and attention that it deserves. To paraphrase EU Commission’s website noise pollution poses, ‘serious direct as well as indirect health effects, including damage to hearing ...

Sustained Noise does have a Detrimental Effect on Health

Healthcare professionals have begun to take noise pollution seriously. With ears taking a battering north, south, east and west, noise pollution has lowered the quality of life for a great number of people. Given the barrage of sound all around us it has become increasingly important to have those quiet moments, those moments that free ...