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Fit For Work Medicals

  • December 13, 2022
  • By Latus Health

Fit For Work Medicals – Occupational Health Explained

So, what is a Fit For Work Medical?

Caroline Drewe, MSc, PGCE, BSc (Hons), FHEA, NMP, RN, and Latus Health Clinical Director explains just what a Safety Critical Medical is, and why they’re so important for employers when looking at their overall Occupational Health plan.

They key to a fit for work medical is to ensure the employee is fit to undertake their role safely and effectively. A fit for work medical is a little more specific than a pre employment medical, and usually more geared towards undertaking the role instead of absence from work.

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