|TSGLI Loss Standards|
2. Total and permanent loss of hearing
When a member has a loss of hearing, the member is eligible for a TSGLI benefit for total and permanent loss of hearing if the member meets the following standard:
Hearing Acuity -Hearing acuity must be measured at 500 Hz, 1000 Hz and 2000 Hz to calculate the average hearing threshold. Loss of hearing must be clinically stable and unlikely to improve.
|Reviewed/Updated Date: September 6, 2012