It has long been recognized that Seafaring is an arduous occupation that exposes personnel to a multitude of hazards. Crew Members must be physically and psychologically fit to perform their duties, respond to emergencies at sea and reduce potential for personal injury or illness. A maritime worker who has been properly screened and examined is more likely to carry out the duties of a given job safely – without endangering others on the vessel.
Maritime Medicine & Jones Act Case Management Services
- Ensure that all prospective crew members meet the performance standards of the job
- Coordinate and manage every aspect of the injured or ill crew member’s treatment plan to ensure that what is recommended is effectively delivered
- Lower medical costs
- Reduction in Lost Time Days away from work