Railway Services

Express Medicals has been providing medical services (including drug and alcohol services) to the railway sector since 1996, and has extensive expertise of this area of occupational medicine.

Our chief medical officer has over 30 years’ experience of  rail, transport and construction medicine. He was a founding member of ARIOPS (Association of Railway Industry Occupational Health Physicians), now ARIOHPS (Association of Railway Occupational Health Practitioners).

All our medical staff have a detailed understanding of the standards and protocols with respect to the infrastructures of major rail providers such as Network Rail, London Underground/Transport for London (TfL), Docklands Light Rail (DLR) and Crossrail. Our doctors are also all registered as practitioners with the ORR (Office of the Rail Regulator) and are well experienced in providing rail medicals.

Our drug and alcohol division provides a full array of services to the railway sector. [Please follow the link to our Drug and Alcohol Division for more details].

Testing available: pre-employment, pre-placement, random, for cause and post incident.

Drug and alcohol services are complemented by a 24-hour medication advice service.

Services Available

  • Network Rail medicals and drugs & alcohol tests
  • London Underground medicals and drugs & alcohol tests
  • DLR medicals
  • Crossrail medicals and drugs & alcohol tests
  • HS2 medicals and drugs & alcohol tests
  • For cause / post incident drugs & alcohol testing
  • Medications advice


You can rely on us to support your company’s healthcare and screening programmes. As one of the first CBH-registered occupational health providers we have experience of working with companies of varying size across a range of sectors within the construction industry. Our staff understand the health challenges, both psychological [mental health] and physical, faced by construction workers. We have a breadth of experience and knowledge that you can rely upon. We can support a spectrum of health campaigns from protecting against mental health illness to the avoidance of musculoskeletal injuries.


[Please follow this link to see more information about the services we can offer.]