Hearing standards in the infantry

#1
Hi do you think if somebody in battalion had their hearing downgraded to a H2 (from a H1 normally) in just one ear or even both would they be kicked out of the army for it? I always worry about it when I have the audiograms just incase my hearing has been damaged from live firing days.

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#2
what?.......
 
#3
When it starts to go to around H4, it then becomes an MD situation after assessment. They could just move the individual to a post with limited high frequency noise e.g. Away from aircraft or big guns (arty) etc.
I was H4 bordering H5 on return from Herrick 4, had several tests over 12 months until it showed signs of slight improvement...and bluffing the machine!
 

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