Motorcyclists should wear earplugs for several reasons. Firstly, the wind and engine noise while riding a motorcycle can reach extremely high levels, which can lead to hearing damage over time. Wearing earplugs helps reduce the noise exposure and protect the rider's hearing.
Additionally, prolonged exposure to loud noises can cause fatigue and distract the rider, reducing their ability to focus on the road and potentially affecting their reaction time. By wearing earplugs, motorcyclists can prevent this distraction and stay more alert while riding.
Lastly, earplugs can also help reduce the risk of developing tinnitus, a condition characterized by a constant ringing or buzzing in the ears. Tinnitus can be bothersome and impact a person's quality of life, so it's important to take steps to prevent it.
Overall, wearing earplugs while riding a motorcycle is a simple and effective way to protect your hearing, enhance your concentration, and preserve youroverall well-being.
Elacin have earplugs specifically designed for Motorcyclists that are supplied with a filter to reduce wind noise, a mini-grip to ensure comfort under the helmet and a cord for ease of use.
If you would like more information on this product head to Hearsafe Australia or book a phone call to discuss with a technician.