Epilepsy Awareness Purple Day

15 Mar 2018

Epilepsy Awareness Purple Day

There are 50 million people that have been diagnosed with epilepsy worldwide and purple day is an international grassroots effort dedicated to increasing awareness about epilepsy worldwide. On March 26th annually people around the world are encouraged to wear purple and host events in support of epilepsy awareness. Purple day is your chance to end stigma, improve healthcare and stand together! Visit the epilepsy in action website https://www.epilepsy.org.uk/

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  • Management Referrals – We will give advice to managers when the employee’s health is effecting their work.
  • Work health assessment – The purpose of this assessment is to see if any health issues could effect the health of an employee
  • HAVS assessment – We will assess if exposure to equipment has caused hand arm vibration that can effect your nerves.
  • Drivers Medical – Carried out by an Occupational Health Nurse supported by the DVLA Medicals Standards for Fitness to Drive guidelines