Medical provider in aberdeen for Confined Spaces

Confined Space Medical Provider Aberdeen

For confined space medicals in the oil/gas industry require a qualified doctor to perform the exam. This is our recommended confined space medical provider in Aberdeen. 

Thistle Occupational Health (Confined space doctor)


Location:  1 Thistle Rd, Aberdeen AB21 7DU
Tel: 01224900968

Thistle have a voicemail type reception, you say your name/confined space medical/date you need/contact number, they’ll phone you back ASAP. 

What Does the Medical Assessment Involve?

The confined space medical assessment, designed to test the suitability of individuals to work in confined spaces, usually involves the following.

  • Health and weight
  • Cardiovascular fitness
  • Lung function test
  • Musculoskeletal assessment
  • Diabetes
  • Audiometry
  • Vision screening
  • Standard urine test
  • Review related to working in confined spaces
  • Specific Health questionnaire: This is usually a confidential form tailored to inquire about all diseases and conditions specific to your role in the industry. The questionnaire investigates your past medical history, present medical history, and personal history. Questions may be asked about any current illness, history of diseases, and individual lifestyle habits, e.g. alcohol.

Aberdeen - Confined Space Medical Assessment duration?

Confined space medicals usually take about 50 minutes.

Working in confined spaces is a high-risk job. The medical assessment aims to determine whether or not one is fit to be exposed to the high injury risk associated with working in these spaces. Our Aberdeen medical provider will inform you of the time window required.