Health surveillance is a system for conducting regular checks on workers to identify early signs of ill health. Regular health surveillance can be either a statutory or non-statutory requirement within a company and is sometimes necessary to meet UK legal requirements.
Health surveillance protects workers who are at an increased risk. It identifies work-related ill health at an early stage so that steps can be taken to treat a condition and prevent further damage, and gives early warning that protective control measures are no longer effective.
Depending on a clientís business, it may be necessary to conduct other health checks, including fitness-for-work checks for safety critical workers and general health checks for all workers.
ROC Health provides a wide range of health surveillance for clients, covering areas such as: