About us

Consultant Profile:  Catherine Lavelle BSc (Hons), Higher Dip OH, RGN

Catherine has extensive experience in the field of Occupational health and in managing OH projects over the last 15 years.  Catherine is highly motivated Occupational health practitioner with experience in a variety of organisations including steel industry, public utility, NHS, manufacturing and engineering organisations. She has worked at the Foreign Office and the Employers Engineering Federation.  She has excellent communication and presentation skills to influence at all levels of an organisation.

Key skills:

  • OH policy and strategy development
  • Excellent OH clinical skills encompassing all aspects of case management and health surveillance
  • Experience of developing and implementing wellness and health promotion initiatives including Scottish Healthy Working lives Award scheme
  • Advise on fitness for work in the light of pre-employment, re-deployment, disability, and attendance management
  • Collaboration with internal/external stakeholders such as GP’s Health and Safety personnel, Counsellors, other community health resources in delivery of OH service
  • Provision of  advice, assistance and rehabilitation to employees returning to work following illness and injury
  • Participation in the analysis of occupational accidents and occupational disease
  • Undertaking absence management programmes and advising on appropriate health intervention and referral systems
  • To actively seek to prevent ill-health through use of OH skills, i.e., environmental surveys and reports, training and briefing sessions, workplace audits, as well as interpretation of legislation and codes of practice in the provision of OH remit
  • Undertaking Clinical audit

we are passionate about the development of Occupational Health in this current climate and has a flexible approach in meeting employee and employer needs. So whatever your OH concerns,  please get in touch, no query is too small

We also have other Associates  such as Physiotherapy, Counselling, Ergonomics and Health and safety to enable us to deliver a comprehensive occupational health service