Workplace Safety > Hearing Conservation Quiz > Question 2
Which of the following is a long-term, negative result of exposure to loud noise?
- (A) Decreased productivity
- (B) Psychological and physical stress
- (C) Interrupted concentration and communication
- (D) Accidents and injuries at work due to ones inability to hear warning signals
- (E) All of the above
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According to OSHA, exposure to loud noise can result in a drop in productivity, get in the way of clear and smooth communication, interfere in concentration, and lead to workplace accidents and injuries when warning signals are hard to hear.