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85-3 Agencies

US Agencies that use the 85 3 criterion in risk assessments of exposures to hazardous noise in the workplace.

  • Department of Defense (DoD)

  • Department of Energy (DoE)

  • National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA)

  • National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH)

Safe-in-Sound Excellence in Hearing loss Prevention AwardTM
The Safe-in-Sound Excellence in Hearing Loss Prevention Award TM was developed to recognize best practices in hearing loss prevention, the website ( is another resource for best practices in hearing loss prevention. Please consider an application for the next round of awards if your company/organization can demonstrate excellence or innovation in hearing loss prevention. The use of 85-3 is an important component of effective hearing loss prevention initiatives, but considered independently, does not solely make an organization considered a viable candidate to the Safe-in-Sound Award.TM  


National Hearing Conservation Association
12011 Tejon Street, Suite 700
Westminster, CO 80234
Phone: 303-224-9022
Fax: 303-458-0002