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Safety Critical Medicals, Fit-For-Work Medicals

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Simple booking process with a fast turnaround from appointment to the certificate. Making sure you and your team are fit to work when you need it.


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What Are Safety Critical Medicals, Fit-For-Work Medicals

Several industries require workers to have a medical assessment prior to them starting work on a particular site or role, including construction and rail, as well as drivers and those working at height.

Depending on the role and the safety implications, more in depth and specific testing is sometimes required. ​

Forklift truck driver​ (FLT Driver)
Construction Worker
Tunnelling worker
Electrician (in some cases)
Confined Spaces
Construction Worker
Working at Height
Roadside (high speed)
Driver and Mechanical Handling Equipment Operator
Slinger/Signaller/Banksman/Traffic Marshall​ 
Plant Operator​ (general, crane, mobile machine driver)

Safety Critical Medicals

These are medicals which are required for individuals undertaking a role that puts themselves and/or others at high risk of injury or ill health. For example, working at height or driving a heavy goods vehicle. There are clear pass/fail criteria and only if all elements are passed, will the individual be deemed fit to undertake that role. A certificate proving their fitness or failing their medical will be given.

Fit For Work/Task Medical​ and

Pre-Placement Health Screening

These medicals are designed to assess if an individual is fit enough to undertake a particular task or job role. Whether they are just joining a company, there role has changed or that their health has changed, and the employer needs to understand if they can still safely and effectively undertake their role.

Personal Track Safety (PTS) Medicals​

Are medicals designed to assess an individual’s fitness to work in the rail environment which carries significant risk. These have clear pass/fail criterial and only when cleared can an individual work in that environment.

Personal Track Safety (PTS) Medicals

Our other Services:

Workplace Testing
& Screening

Health screening primarily focuses on employee’s health, before they start a specific job or task. Health screening allows a company to encourage preventative action before employees start work.

Occupational Health Services & Support

LATUS empowers businesses to think about improving employee health at work, not preserving it. We believe that the best businesses put employee well-being and health first.

Health Surveillance

Health surveillance is the monitoring of the health of employees and carrying out ongoing health checks to ensure that they are protected and supported when working.

Fitness For Work Health Assessments

Ensuring that your team’s working environment is free from any health and safety risks should be a top priority for business owners and managers alike.


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