There are many factors that may affect a person’s Fitness For Work, and these factors can often interact with each other to increase risk of harm. A worker who is unfit for work is not only risking their own health and safety, but also risks the health and safety of others at the workplace.
The Fitness for Work Module is a 8-page document that contains a policy and procedure to document an organisation’s commitment to reduce the potential for incidents due to a worker or workers being unfit for work.
The Module can be used as a stand-alone document or incorporated into your existing WHS Management System.
The policy includes: