Mary Ellen EaganPresident & CEO
As President, CEO, and Chairman of the Board of Directors of HMMH, Mary Ellen is responsible for providing strategic, innovative leadership…
Today is International Noise Awareness Day (INAD). INAD is a global campaign aiming to raise awareness of noise on the welfare and health of people. Noise affects people in many ways, but only deafness and annoyance receive actual interest from the general public. People all over the world are called upon to take part via various actions on this occasion: open days on hearing from acousticians, lectures in public health departments, universities and schools, panels of experts, noise level measuring actions, and readings.
In that spirit, the Center for Hearing and Communication offers this Recipe for a Quiet Day:
Recipe for a Quiet Day
Take these few, simple steps to preserve the peace and quiet in your life.
And remember… observe one minute of no noise from 2:15 – 2:16 pm (regardless of location/time zone). – See more here.
Have a quiet day.