Amendment LIBE #3024

Article 82 – Paragraph 1+

1f. If undertakings collect or process personal data in connection with statutory medical examinations and/or aptitude tests, they must, in advance, inform the applicant or employee of the purpose for which the data are to be used, and subsequently communicate the data to them together with the findings, and explain them. Collection of data for the purpose of genetic testing and analyses shall be prohibited. Collection and processing of personal data as part of medical examinations and/or aptitude tests must be necessary for the protection of health at work and preventive health care with reference to the employment relationship. The employer may not have direct access to the data. Data concerning applicants shall be treated in the same way as data concerning employees. Collection of health data in preparation for dismissal on health grounds shall be prohibited.

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