Safety Critical Medicals

This type of medical is mainly used for constructions, whereby a contractor will need proof of fitness to enter a site to carry out their job. This may still be an FLT driver or a Plant operative, but the main thing to note is that this will be external to your company site.

Often requested by construction contractors that require a fitness certificate to work on a site

The employee will have an in-depth medical assessment that lasts 60 minutes. If HAVS is required then an extra 20 minutes will be added.

Please see below details of what is included in the full a Safety Critical Medical:

  • General health questionnaire
  • Task-specific questionnaire
  • Blood pressure and pulse check
  • Mobility check
  • Full vision check
  • Mental health check
  • Specific questions relating to the job – ie vertigo for Working at heights
  • Medical history
  • Urinalysis
  • Spirometry assessment
  • Audiometry questionnaire and hearing test
  • The full report for the employer
  • Embossed certificate for the employee to take to site


Our nurses and technicians can either come to your site to complete these medicals or employees can visit our clinic in Congleton, Cheshire. Contact Acorn to book your appointment – 01260 277797

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