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.