Press Release – For Immediate ReleaseNew Sync Stereo Earmuffs from Howard Leight Combine Hearing Protection withHigh-Fidelity Sound QualitySMITHFIELD, R.I.
March 29, 2011
– Optimizing acoustical earcup design, volumemanagement technology, and personal hearing protection, Honeywell Safety Productsintroduces Sync™, the next generation of stereo earmuffsfrom Howard Leight
. Syncdelivers the proper levels of hearing protection in hazardous noise environments with high-fidelity stereo sound from users’ personal portable audio MP3 players.“Most stereo earmuffs used in industry today provide a moderate level of hearingprotection, but often sacrifice the sound quality of the attached MP3 players – which canwork to discourage their use,” said Renee S. Bessette, COHC, Global Brand Manager,Howard Leight / Honeywell Safety Products. “In contrast, Sync stereo earmuffs optimizenew designs and technologies that provide both hearing protection and true listeningenjoyment. Sync entices usage – to deliver protection fromnoise-induced hearing loss
(NIHL) on the job or at home.” Sync stereo earmuffs feature:
Protection from Hazardous Noise -
With an NRR 25, Sync provides ideal,consistenthearing protectionand ensures appropriate attenuation in most industrialenvironments. Sync’s Volume Management Technology™ manages sound levelsreaching the user’s ear to a safe level.
Plug In and Go –
There are no volume knobs or power switches to coordinate norbatteries to replace. Ease-of-use is enhanced by maintaining volume and powercontrol through the MP3 device. Users simply plug MP3 players and personal audiodevices and listen.
– Sync can be used with a user’s own MP3 player, mobile phoneand other personal audio devices, ideal for use at work or at home. Itstechnologically advanced acoustical bass chamber enhances bass sounds that aretypically sacrificed in industrial stereo earmuffs.
Cool, Modern Style -
Sync’s earcup design is DJ-inspired, and the sound quality ison par with other professional audio headphones. Sync’s stylish design easilysurpasses other industrial earmuffs. Both comfort and fit are ensured by its paddeddiamond-patterned headband and its reinforced forkslides that keep it in place whenworn.Sync is now available for ordering through industrial safety distributors in the U.S. andCanada.For more information, visithttp://www.howardleight.com/playitsafe.
About Howard Leight
Howard Leight/Honeywell Safety Products is a leading global provider of passive andintelligent hearing protection solutions, and the founder of theHearForever™ initiative. Forover 30 years, Howard Leight has pursued the prevention of occupational noise-inducedhearing loss through innovation in hearing protection design, technology, performance andcomfort, and the promotion of progressive Hearing Conservation Programs. Leadingsolutions include the highest attenuating Max