The Faculty produces, and regularly updates, a range of publications on occupational health and medicine. These include publications on hand arm vibration syndrome and back pain, the authoritative Guidance on Ethics for Occupational Physicians, the Faculty’s major publication, Fitness for Work and Occupational and Environmental Medicine , the Faculty’s adopted journal.
Fitness for Work – Sixth Edition
The ‘bible’ of occupational health, Fitness for Work is the most in-depth and comprehensive resource available on the relationship between health and employment. Edited by Dr John Hobson and Dr Julia Smedley, the specialist advice given covers health hazards in the workplace, fitness for work, rehabilitation after illness or injury, and much more.
Good Occupational Medicine Practice 2017
GOMP sets down standards of good practice for occupational physicians and is based on Good Medical Practice (2013, amended in 29th April 2014) in which the GMC defines the standards, conduct and behaviour expected of all doctors. It updates and supersedes earlier guidance by the Faculty of Occupational Medicine (Good Occupational Medical Practice 2010).