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WORKSAFE HEARING PROTECTION

www.ottraco.com


Changing Perceptions

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Best for Everyone

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About Us

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What We Offer 

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Cost Comparison

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The Challenge

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Our Solution

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Our Products 

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Legal Limits

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Protection Options 

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CHANGING PERCEPTIONS Ottraco is changing the way industries offer hearing protection to their employees. It is now possible to provide custom fit, individual, UK manufactured, CE marked, workplace hearing protection at less than the cost of disposables and with no up-front cost. Let us prove to you that this is not only possible but a better, safer option for both you and your staff. In this litigious time, it is vital that both you and your employees have access to the highest possible standard of hearing protection to prevent noise damage. Professionally made to fit your ear perfectly, our custom-fitted industrial plugs offer unrivalled levels of protection and comfort in all industrial environments.

FREE NO OBLIGATION TRIAL Employers’ responsibilities Provide information PPE easily available and accessible Protect Employees To comply with The Control of Noise at Work Regulations 2006, every employer must take steps to protect their employees and eliminate or reduce the risk of exposure to dangerous levels of noise. At noise levels of 85dB and over (subject to exposure times), it is compulsory to provide your employees with Personal Protective Equipment (PPE).

Why custom? Better fit giving better protection

Compatible with other PPE

Cost effective compared to foams

Comfortable

Helps mitigate HSE liabilities

Hygienic

Allows user to be aware of surroundings and communicate with others

Compatible with glasses, hair, ethnic headwear and piercings

BEST FOR EVERYONE We will ensure you get the best hearing protection solutions:for your business for your employees

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for your health and safety obligations for your budget


ABOUT US Ottraco is a market leader for custom fit hearing protection. Used for a wide range of applications, our mould maker’s plugs are CE compliant, tested and fully certified. They are also an approved ear mould supplier to the NHS. With over 40 years’ industry experience and a talented, dedicated team, we pride ourselves on delivering a superb product backed with excellent levels of service. We have a fully trained team who are experts in every stage of the process, from taking the initial ear impressions through to the production of the hand finished moulds. Rest assured that you will receive the best possible service and craftsmanship each and every time. Should you encounter any problems with the comfort or fit of your ear plugs, we’ll always be on hand to help resolve them.

WHAT WE OFFER Ottraco offers an extensive range of industrial ear plugs, custom made inhouse to meet your specific business requirements. Our free consultancy service ensures you get the best product for your business. In addition, we offer regular employee hearing tests to assess any loss or damage to hearing. We understand that health and safety is paramount and we refuse to compromise on quality. Expertly moulded in our dedicated lab, our custom unique design ear plugs are CE tested and certified. In any business, time is valuable. We will visit your workplace to take impressions of all your employees’ ears in one go – avoiding potentially costly time away from work.

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THE CHALLENGE Companies are typically protecting their staff with disposable foam ear plugs, which tend not to be reusable. Allowing for breaks, an employee will, on average, use 3 sets per day (sometimes more).

1 set disposable ear plugs = 20p Cost per day* = 60p Cost per month = £12 Cost per year = £144 With custom fit plugs from Ottraco, we can provide protection from as little as

£72 per year (30p per day) * Per employee

PAY MONTHLY AND SAVE ££££ COST PER EMPLOYEE

DISPOSABLE PLUGS

CUSTOM FIT PRO PLUGS

PER DAY

£0.60

£0.30

PER MONTH

£12.00

£6.00

PER ANNUM

£144.00

£72.00

SAVING OVER 3 YEARS PER EMPLOYEE

£216

* Figures based on 3 disposable sets used per day at £0.20 per set, 5 days a week, 48 weeks a year.

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3 sets of custom-fitted

plugs for just £6 per month

Costs and Features:No set up fees or up front costs No site visit charges Complimentary fitting service 10 working day delivery of initial sets 3 working day replacement service Food Safe, cording / clips and employees’ initials at no charge (if required) 25% discount to all employees and their families on any additional products Dedicated Account Manager All from £6 per month per employee Includes two initial sets for each employee on site plus one free replacement set per employee. Additional replacements start at £25.

OUR PRODUCTS ARE Guaranteed for 3 years - Any damage to the product from normal wear and tear will be repaired / replaced free of charge under our product warranty Made from medical grade, hypoallergenic silicone, ensuring universal suitability across all industries Stain & heat resistant and easy to keep clean! Just run them under warm water (or with a little soap if necessary, but rinse well) to keep them looking good as new WorkSafe Hearing Protection

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LEGAL LIMITS Employers must provide hearing protection and hearing protection zones above 85 decibels, with some variation depending on average daily exposure. Exposure times at decibel levels:

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85dB

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8 hours

88dB

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4 hours

91dB

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2 hours

94dB

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1 hour

97dB

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30 mins

100dB

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15 mins

103dB

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<8 mins

106dB

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<4 mins

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PROTECTION Pro Plugs Cost - £6 per month A full block which will reduce all sounds around you by an average of 27dB. (This will muffle speech.)

Filters Cost - £7 per month Designed to reduce noise by an average of 27dB whilst allowing speech and audio through at safe levels. We can tailor-make each employee’s plugs with different decibel reducing filters, subject to requirements.

Vario Blank & Passive ….. Interchangeable Modules….. Cost - £8 per month Allows you to decide how much you want to hear. The Vario Blank module reduces all ambient sound. The Passive module allows you to hear speech clearly whilst reducing noise above 70dB by an average of 31dB. A pair of both modules is provided.

Bluetooth Cost - £9 per month Our Bluetooth option provides excellent sound quality for incoming audio or phone calls whilst still offering noise suppression. A built-in microphone allows outgoing voice calls whilst providing essential hearing protection at an average reduction level of 26dB.

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Security Ear Piece Cost - ÂŁ8 per month Connect to a radio communication device in one ear and have a Filter or Pro plug in the other ear. The sound can be delivered via an acoustic tube or fully wired to the ear plug. The average reduction is 27dB.

Hearing Tests Cost - ÂŁ1 per month We offer a hearing test for each employee to establish a baseline level, which is documented and referred to should you ever face legal action for hearing loss or damage.

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Try before you buy! Most importantly, we will provide the best possible hearing protection solution for your business and its employees.

FREE NO OBLIGATION TRIAL Please contact us to arrange a trial, discuss contract specifics or get answers to any questions.

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0800 270 7000 info@ottraco.com www.ottraco.com /Ottraco

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