Noise and seafarer’s hearing loss

Posted by watchmen
February 28, 2024

  By Dennis Gorecho Hearing loss is a serious medical condition for a seafarer as it impacts his physical and economic well-being. A seafarer’s hearing loss may be caused or aggravated by his working environment, like noise entitling him to disability benefits. In the case of OSM Maritime Services vs. Nelson Go (GR 238128, February 17, 2021), the medically repatriated seafarer was diagnosed with …

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