The Martels: Why are some commercials way too loud?

  • Oliver
    • My friend Kavya was over for our morning yoga practice.
    • We like to follow along with our favourite yogini on TV so we can perfect our postures.
    • [Loud blowout sale commercial]
    • Practice makes perfect... I guess.
Previous Episode

You’re enjoying a peaceful evening watching a TV show when suddenly a commercial blasts from the TV! Do you find commercials too loud sometimes? Well there’s something you can do besides scramble for the mute button. Broadcasters are responsible for maintaining the volume of programs and they must follow rules that ensure both programs and ads are transmitted at the same volume.

Find out how you can report volume issues.

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