Dematic has released the Vocollect SRX2 wireless voice headset. The headset’s modular design allows the headband, which is separate from the microphone, to be allocated to each operator.
Headphones have been with us since the beginning of the 20th century and were the only way to hear the faint signals coming through the air by radio.
Honeywell Safety Products has developed Quietpro QP100Ex, claimed to be the only intelligent hearing protection and communication system that provides personal hearing protection, personal noise exposure measurement and clear communication throughout a full range of work environments.
The Sonomax Self-Fit custom hearing protection range is a self-fitting system.
DW Office is a single-sided DECT headset. Calls can be made in high definition for voice clarity.
The CavCom communication system consists of a control unit, radio adapter, ear set and handheld two-way radio.
The headsets used in control centres may be causing injury to hearing health, such as tinnitus, acoustic shock and hearing loss.
The 3M Peltor WS Alert communication headset provides a wireless connection via Bluetooth to DECT or a mobile phone.
The iPod/MP3 adapter allows the end user to plug in any headset/earpiece and still be connected to two-way radio.
The ORA TAC in-ear system is a combination of lightweight hearing protection, ambient (tactical) listening and the ability to communicate via two-way radios in high noise areas, without the need for a traditional boom microphone.
The David Clark series 9900 is a heavy-duty wireless belt pack system for use in high-noise environments.
PWC has released the Peltor OraTac, a dual-sided in-ear headset said to provide clear communication with level dependent function (similar to situational awareness) when attached to professional two-way radios.
Audiomate, from AirWave, wirelessly enables headphones or headsets allowing users to make VoIP calls as far as 30 m from their computer.
Audiospecialist Sennheiser has released the S1 Passive, a high-performance general aviation headset that provides both good passive noise attenuation and comfort for pilots.
The single earmuff headset comes with either an inline PTT or earmuff PTT and is suitable for noisy environments where the user may have to listen to multiple conversations and wear another hearing device.