Customised Physical functional assessments

​Assessment of the physical capacity to work or perform daily or routine activities

Description

​ECA produces a range of physical functional assessment reports that are customised to meet specific reporting requirements.

Our physical functional assessment reports are used by clients in the fields of:

  • Workers compensation
  • Work injury damages
  • CTP/Motor accident claims
  • Civil liability
  • General liability
  • Public liability
  • Income protection
  • Total and permanent disability
  • Life insurance

Our assessments are produced by specialist Occupational Physicians and Sports Physicians who conduct a medical examination of the subject of the assessment.

If you would also like the subject of the physical functional assessment to be assessed for suitable working options and earning capacity we recommend one of our integrated earning capacity assessments.

What does a physical functional report include?

Depending on requirements the issues addressed by the physical functional assessment report may include:

  • Medical history and treatment received
  • Injuries reported
  • Current symptoms
  • Physical requirements of pre-injury work or duties
  • Current capacity reported
  • Review of radiology and other investigations supplied for the assessment
  • Physical and functional examination
  • Diagnosed impairments
  • Assessment of restrictions to be observed when working or performing routine activites
  • Ability to work full time or part time hours
  • Ability to travel
  • Ability to perform pre-injury work or routine activities

Below is a list of all of the ECA integrated earning capacity assessment services arranged by areas of insurance and legal practice.

If you unsure whether the listed assessment services matches your requirements please call as our technical team are experienced in working with our expert consultants to produce reports structured to meet your precise requirements.

What do the assessments involve?

The assessments involve a physical examination by one of our occupational physicians.

You should allow for the assessment to take up to an hour to complete.

If possible you should provide us with your medical file for the subject of the assessment.

How to order

Ordering an ECA physical functional assessment is very easy.

You can call us on 1300 72 34 71

Or

Just press the “Book Report” button and complete our simple on-line booking form.

A member of our team will call you to discuss your requirements and to make an assessment booking.

If you have any questions do not hesitate to call and ask to speak to a member of our team.

Sample Reports

For some of our products we have de-identified sample reports available for review. Please contact our office if you are interested in seeing a de-identified sample report.

Assessments reports for Physical functional assessments

Below are full details of each of the customised Physical functional assessments services that are produced by ECA’s team of expert consultants for different areas of insurance

NSW CTP/ Motor Accidents claims

An assessment of physical capacity for work by an Occupational Physician. The report addresses the reasonable restrictions to be observed when working, capacity for pre-injury work, capacity for hours of work in suitable employment, prognosis, effect of non-work related impairments on capacity for work and the appropriateness of any current certificate of capacity.


NSW Civil Liability Act

An assessment of physical capacity for work by an Occupational Physician. The report addresses the reasonable restrictions to be observed when working, capacity for pre-injury work, capacity for hours of work in suitable employment, prognosis, effect of non-work related impairments on capacity for work and the appropriateness of any current certificate of capacity.


NSW Work Injury Damages

An assessment of physical capacity for work by an Occupational Physician. The report addresses the reasonable restrictions to be observed when working, capacity for pre-injury work, capacity for hours of work in suitable employment, prognosis, effect of non-work related impairments on capacity for work and the appropriateness of any current certificate of capacity.


NSW Workers Compensation Services

An assessment of physical capacity for work by an Occupational Physician. The report addresses the reasonable restrictions to be observed when working, capacity for pre-injury work, capacity for hours of work in suitable employment, prognosis, effect of non-work related impairments on capacity for work and the appropriateness of any current certificate of capacity.


Total and Permanent Disability Life Insurance Services

An assessment of physical capacity for work by an Occupational Physician. The report addresses the reasonable restrictions to be observed when working, capacity for pre-injury work, capacity for hours of work in suitable employment, prognosis, effect of non-work related impairments on capacity for work and the appropriateness of any current certificate of capacity. Opinions can be provided as at date of examination or in respect of a specific past relevant date (the date of assessment) at which TPD fell to be determined.


Contact us at eca@ecapacity.com.au or give us a call 1300 72 34 71

ECA is able to provide you with accurate and reliable assessments in a wide range of areas.

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Since 2003 ECA has been dedicated to providing our clients with the highest quality assessment services across a range of areas of insurance and legal practice.

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Contact Details

P.O. Box 358
St Leonards 1590
Phone: 1300 72 34 71
Fax: 1300 72 66 33
Email: eca@ecapacity.com.au