Occuhealth News

Mobile drug and alcohol screening

03 July 2018

­­­Drug and Alcohol screening is increasingly becoming a critical component in the health surveillance of workers to ensure the safety of all personnel in the workplace.

Rail Medical

05 June 2018

The National Standard for Health Assessment of Rail Safety Workers aims to ensure the national rail system is safe and to help rail workers maintain sound health and fitness. It also aims to ensure health assessment standards are consistent across the rail industry.

Fitness to drive

03 April 2018

Truck driving in Australia is the “deadliest profession” according to Safe Work Australia. With up to 330 people killed each year in truck crashes on Australian roads, these deaths amounting to 30% of all worker fatalities.

Respirator & Earplug Fit Testing

27 March 2018

Inhalation is the most common route by which dangerous substances enter the body, and whilst personal respiratory devices are used to protect employees, they will not be offering the anticipated protection if they fail to be fitted correctly.