The aim of the medical assessment is to:

  • Highlight medical problems early.
  • Minimise the risk of sudden incapacity and need of rescue.
  • Encourage employees to seek medical advice should new conditions be identified.
  • Ensure that any underlying / chronic health conditions are well controlled.
  • Provide consistency across the industry

The medicals includes:

  •  Completion & review of health questionnaire.
  •  Weight, height & BMI
  • Blood pressure & pulse
  • Vision test – near/far/peripheral/colour
  • Hearing assessment: Audiogram/the whisper test
  • Urinalysis
  • Musculoskeletal assessment
  • Physical examination including cardiac, respiratory, neurological & mental state.
  • Physical fitness to climb / Cardio-respiratory fitness tests

The medical assessment is undertaken by our registered medical practitioner with an understanding of the activities being undertaken physical demands of climbing masts and towers.

A fitness certificate is issued following the medical, detailing any adjustments and / or review dates.

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