OSHA Crystalline Silica Medical Testing - Worksite Medical®
OSHA Crystalline Silica Testing With Worksite Medical®

A standard series of medical surveillance tests is required for each employee that encounters crystalline silica in the workplace.

On Sept. 23, 2017, OSHA’s new crystalline silica rule — 29 CFR 1926.1153 — went into effect for the construction industry. The permissible exposure limit for crystalline silica will be 50 micrograms per cubic meter — one-fifth of the previous maximum — of air over an 8-hour, time-weighted average. On June 23, 2018, General Industry & Maritime workplaces, in which about 295,000 workers are currently exposed to respirable crystalline silica, and Hydraulic Fracturing, will also need to comply with the new silica rule – 29 CFR 1910.1053. Worksite Medical® will get you the medical surveillance testing you need to stay compliant.



*Tests to be performed every three (3) years



OSHA Crystalline Silica Testing With Worksite Medical®

On-Site Testing

With our fleet of state-of-the-art mobile medical units, Worksite Medical® can bring its highly trained medical technicians to you. Get all of your medical surveillance testing — from the physical and chest x-ray to respirator fit testing — done right at the station all at once, at your convenience. Can’t get everyone together on the same day? No problem. We can put a schedule together that’s right for you and your team.

“The crews sent out for the three days of silica testing were all exceptional. Professional, timely, and excellent at what they did. Communication leading up to the testing dates and during the testing process itself was excellent.”

Safety Manager

US Steel Contractor

OSHA Crystalline Silica Testing With Worksite Medical®

At The Clinic

Would you rather send your company to a medical clinic? We’ve got you covered. With our specialized occupational medicine clinics in Ellwood City, PA and Belcamp, MD, you’ll never have to send your team to urgent care or an emergency room for testing again. Injured on the job? Visit us today. Our clinics are built for people on the job and on the go. We also accept a wide variety of workers’ compensation insurance.

“Best idea since sliced bread. Worksite Medical® saved us a lot of time and money, with no compromise in service or care. We will be using your services again.”


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