Biomedical Waste Management, Disaster Management, Occupational Health, Genetics and Health, Mental Health
Pre-placement Examination has an important role to play in:
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1. Pre-placement Examination: Is the foundation of an efficient occupational health service. It is done at the time of employment and includes worker's history (medical, family, occupational and social), physical examination and biological and radiological examinations.
2. Main purpose of Pre-placement Examination is to place 'the right man in right job'; so that worker can perform his duties efficiently without detriment to his health (Ergonomics).
3. Pre-placement Examination also serves as a useful benchmark for future comparison (examination and epidemiology).
Ergonomics (human factors): Is the application of scientific information concerning objects, systems and environment for human use.