Every day someone is injured on a job, becomes ill from a work-related hazard or is fatally wounded while at work. Many times these situations are attributed to and called an unfortunate “accident.” The reality is most, if not all, workplace injuries, illnesses and deaths could be avoided by providing a true safety culture.
While they may be unplanned and unwanted, accidents are generally not unavoidable.
This 16 page booklet is an excellent resource to compliment our training program, and addresses the following areas:
Accident or incident
Reasons for investigating
Root cause analysis
Steps of the investigation
Determining root cause and corrections