The medical provides an assessment of someone’s fitness to work in the sector, considering the risk assessments
within the industry, including working at height or in confined spaces.
The medical questionnaires and assessments are designed to rule out medical conditions that increase a risk of falling, ability to climb vertical ladders, working in confined spaces and in varied and extreme temperatures, which could compromise the health of the individual or those around them.
RenewableUK clearly states that the person’s capability is expected to match the tasks they will be undertaking as part of their job. This includes ensuring their medical fitness to work, whether it pertains to onshore or offshore RUK requirements.