Friday, July 19, 2024

OHS MED’s Experience in the Rail Industry

OHS MED has a longstanding association with the Rail Industry and is one of Australia’s most experienced medical practices that specialises in rail safety workplace medicals and advice.

OHS MED's Dr. Sarah Moss is an Authorised Health Professional to Sydney Trains and NSW Trains and has been the main Medical Review Officer partner to Sydney Trains and NSW Trains for drug and alcohol assessments and advice for over 10 years.

OHS MED’s Medical Director, Dr. Sarah Moss has an international reputation as a specialist rail Industry medical practitioner.

How can OHS MED help businesses involved in the Rail Industry?

  • Helping reduce workplace risk, ensuring your drug and alcohol program is best practice
  • Reviewing your drug and alcohol policy and providing recommendations to ensure your policy is suited to your company requirements and changing market conditions e.g. the increasing use of synthetic cannabis in the community
  • Training employees to perform drug and alcohol testing in accordance with Australian Standards
  • Training supervisors to identify employees at risk of the misuse of drugs and alcohol
  • Provide advice on appropriate drug testing kits and alcohol breathalysers for you to perform your own testing at remote locations
  • Provide a MRO face-to-face or telephone consultation service to assess results and report on illicit drug use and positive alcohol results

OHS MED Rail Work Medical Assessments and Services
  • Category 1, 2 and 3 (RISI) medical assessment for Certification
  • Drug and alcohol services including policy and testing advice
  • Medical Review Officer (MRO) services
  • Contractor assessment and rehabilitation after a positive drugs or alcohol test
  • Employee Assistance and counselling programs 
  • Pre-employment assessment
  • Fitness for duty assessment
  • Health Surveillance and health monitoring