Safety Headphones: Not All Are Made Equal

The Wirecutter just released an analysis of Volume Limiting Earphones, otherwise known as 'Safe' or 'Kids' headphones. Besides confirming that many do in fact protect our children's hearing, it was revealed that many fail to serve up the kind of results we would expect given their marketing claims. This is concerning and the consumer should be careful to choose a device that has been proven to be safe.

Read more from the New York Times' response here. As always, if you have any questions regarding hearing conservation and safe listening, contact Dr. Frank Wartinger at Earmark Hearing Conservation.