Employment and Social Security

Health Exams

The Labor Risks Superintendence (Superintendencia de Riesgos de Trabajo “SRT”) issued Resolution 37/2007, establishing a rearrangement of the medical examinations to be carried out during the employment relationship, the access to information, and the responsibility of the Occupational Risk Insurers (ART).

In this respect, it establishes the following medical tests: (i) Entrance examination, (ii) periodicals, (iii) previous to a transfer of activity, (iv) after long absences, and (v) before the end of the employment relationship.

The resolution also establishes the employee’s right to be informed on the outcome of the exams, and to get a copy of them from the employer or the ART.

For further information on this topic please contact Nicolás Grandi