Doctors involved in occupational health can help keep people well at work – physically and mentally. Occupational health services keep employees healthy and safe whilst in work and manage any risks in the workplace that are likely to give rise to work-related ill health.

Occupational health problems can include cuts, broken bones, sprains and strains; repetivie motion disorders; hearing and vision problems and exposure to germs.

Other occupational health services include workplace vaccinations, general health checks, physiotherapy and rehabilitation and advice on preventative methods.