Occupational health and safety is a critical multidisciplinary and multifaceted component of the oil and gas industry. Evaluation of job-specific occupational health and assessment of the risks associated with each job profile are conducted across the globe. Nevertheless, healthcare providers have adopted a highly synchronized system for the classification of occupational health hazards with reference to the Oil and Gas UK's (OGUK) Medical Aspects of Fitness for Offshore Work: Guidance for Examining Physicians which aids international consensus in occupational health identification and risk assessment modules. Human wellness is commonly perceived as an optimal state of well-being wherein the physical, mental, social, and emotional dimensions of the human persona are in harmony. Health performance indicators are used to determine an employee's health and wellness quotient. Such indicators are productivity tools in conveniently designed systems offering a broad spectrum of services; using modern technology, equipment, and expertise in the field of industrial medicine; and helping provide preventive health care. Certain lifestyle-disorder symptoms can be dealt with in an evidence-based scientific program by using physical activity, intervention, and lifestyle modification.
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