People with hearing loss should be able to access facilities in a building and to participate fully in activities such as counter communication, conferences, meetings and entertainment.
Hearing enhancement systems are important in locations where an audience will normally be present, where intelligibility of a sound source can be compromised by distance or reverberation, in locations where a physical barrier exists between speaker and listener and where information will be sought.
3 forms of Hearing Enhancement Systems, namely
- Audio Frequency Induction Loop System
- Infra-Red System (IR)
- FM (Radio) Transmission System