In October 2006 the Federal Government passed a regulation regarding occupational noise exposure for railroad employees. This regulation applies only to railroad employees that fall under the hours-of-service laws. This section of the website will provide frequent updates on deadlines as they become known, news stories concerning hearing conservation, and different documents that will prepare railroad companies for upcoming changes.
Important Dates - This page contains all dates and deadlines that have been outlined in the pertinent regulation. Check back often, as dates will be added here as they become available.
Important Documents - Federal legislation and association documentation relating to the hearing conservation regulations are located on this page.
Important Topics - A library of articles and topics that will provide an ASLRRA perspective on hearing conservation issues.