62-9 COMPENSATION FOR PERMANENT LOSS OF HEARING
COMPENSATION FOR PERMANENT LOSS OF HEARING
Compensation for permanent occupational hearing loss.
Definition of terms.
Calculation of hearing loss--What loss is compensable.
Hearing loss to be determined on binaural basis--How calculated.
Deductions from total average decibel loss.
Amount of compensation payable for total or partial hearing loss.
No benefits for temporary total or partial disability or for tinnitus.
No benefits where employee fails to regularly use employer-provided protection
What employer is liable for compensation--Duration of exposure required for
Liability for pre-employment and nonoccupational losses--Loss prior to July 1, 1974.
Effect of hearing aid use on compensation--Provision of hearing aid by employer.
Removal from exposure for six-month period prerequisite to filing of claim--Limitation period applicable to claims--How claims to be filed.
Compensability of hearing loss caused by explosion or trauma.
Applicability of Title 62.