Are they Up to the Job? Pre- and Post-Employment Testing


How does Pre- and Post-Employment Testing work? The tests are medical, functional, or both. The core of the functional tests is an evaluation of the applicant or employee’s ability to do exactly what he or she is expected to do: pulling, pushing, lifting or otherwise handling specific dimensions and weights, carrying out repetitive actions, or any other required activities.

Many businesses have seen a 50% reduction in work injuries in the first year of testing. Preventing even one serious on-the-job injury can pay for hundreds of pre-employment tests.

Key takeaways include:

  • Pre-Employment Tests
  • Post-Employment Tests
  • The bottom line of pre- and post-employment testing