Atlantic Canada Medical Assessment for Fitness to Work Offshore May 2016

Publication #: 2016-0023

Published: May 2016

Pages: 24 p.

Filed Under: Atlantic Canada, Health & Safety

It is a requirement within the Atlantic Canada offshore petroleum industry that all individuals employed at offshore installations undergo an evaluation of their medical fitness prior to basic survival training, travelling offshore and periodically throughout the duration of their employment on an offshore installation. This Guide outlines the industry best practices for the evaluation of medical fitness and provides a protocol for examining physicians to assess fitness to work in an offshore environment.

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