Hearing Protection

Noise is all around us, and we can’t always avoid it. That is why it is smart to carry some for of hearing protection with you wherever you go. At Hearing Well Matters, we’ve got you covered. 

Custom earmolds and earplugs

These are fit to the exact contours of your ear. This mean they offer a much better fit than the standard earplugs you get at the drugstore, making them comfortable and very effective in protecting against noise. 

These are fit to the exact contours of your ear. This mean they offer a much better fit than the standard earplugs you get at the drugstore, making them comfortable and very effective in protecting against noise. 

We also provide custom-fit earplugs. Again, these offer more comfortable fit and can come with cords to help you pull them out more easily.

Hearing loss can be a result of sustained exposure to loud occupational noise, noise from a recreational pastime like shooting or auto racing, or loud sounds from a hobby activity such as power tools. See the Noise Exposure chart below to compare the volume level of some common noises, and the permissible daily amount of time at loud noise levels as suggested by the U.S. Occupational Safety & Heath Administration. From specialty custom earplugs to musicians’ sound attenuators, we offer a variety of ear protection and listening enhancement products for you.

Typical Sound Levels
140 dBA Threshold of Pain
130 dBA Jet Taking Off (200’ away)
120 dBA Heavy Equipment
110 dBA Night Club
90 dBA Boiler Room
80 dBA Freight Train
70 dBA Classroom Chatter
60 dBA Conversation
40 dBA Soft Whisper
20 dBA Silent Study Room
0 dBA Raindrops on window
How much Noise Level is Allowed Each Day?
dBA Permissible Exposure each day
85 8 hours
88 4 hours
91 2 hours
94 1 hour
97 30 minutes
100 15 minutes
103 7:30 minute
106 3:45 minutes

Traditional custom-fit earplugs: These provide outstanding noise protection for a variety of recreational and occupational environments. These are fit to the exact contours of your ear. This means they offer a much better fit than the standard earplugs you get at the drugstore, making them comfortable and very effective in protecting against noise. These come with cords to help you pull them out more easily.

Electronic hearing protection: These digital earplug products both enhance environmental sound awareness while also instantly and automatically protecting your ears from loud noises like gun blasts, engines or industrial equipment and tools. These are especially good for Hunters and Target shooters. For those who like to stalk their prey, hunting earplugs are essential.

Swimmers earplugs: These provide noise reduction and protection from the elements when swimming, and are usually floatable. Musicians earplugs: A full rock band can blast out sounds as loud as 114db. Although this can lead to hearing damage very quickly, luckily, we have protection that will help you enjoy the music while protecting your hearing. Our protection offers a flat reduction of noise across the frequencies. This means the highs aren’t muffled and achieve that perfect balance between protecting your ears and ensuring you hear everything you need to hear. 

Musicians’ earplugs and monitors

A full rock band can blast out sounds as loud as 114db. This is almost 20db above the limit. Although this can lead to hearing damage very quickly, luckily, we have protection that will help you enjoy the music while protecting your hearing. 

Our protection offers a flat reduction of noise across the frequencies. This means the highs aren’t muffled and achieve that perfect balance between protecting your ears and ensuring you hear everything you need to hear. 

Hearing protective devices we offer:

No matter what your lifestyle, our range of hearing protective devices have you covered.

Hunting Ear Plugs

Hunting:

For those who like to stalk their prey, hunting earplugs are essential. They come with a special filer that closes when a gunshot is fired, protecting your hearing but also allowing you to hear the subtlest sounds.

Music Hearing Plugs

Music:

Hear the music the way it was intended to be heard – but at a lower volume.

Swim Plugs

Swimming:

Provides noise reduction and protection from the elements when swimming.

Sleep Plugs

Sleep:

Helps those who have to deal with a snoring spouse. Also great for those who sleep at unusual hours.

Motorsport Plugs

Motorsport:

Dramatically reduces wind noise experienced when wearing a helmet during motorcycling.

Surfer Plugs

Surf:

Keeps cold water and wind out of the ear, allowing you to enjoy the waves.

Occupational Plugs

Occupational:

Do you work in a noisy place? This protection was built to handle the noise of any working environment.

Custom Ear Buds

iCustom:

Plug there into any earbud-style earphones to enjoy noise protection as well as your favourite songs.

DefendEar 1

DefendEar 1:

 Amplifies quiet sounds and protects against the noise of battle.

DefendEar 2

DefendEar 2:

Has two options. One defends against sudden bursts of noise, and the other defends against persistent noise.

DefendEar Hunter

DefendEar Hunter:

Helps protect the hunter in windy environments, as well as having the benefits of the previous model.