Accidents happen all the time, and they can happen to anyone, including you. Determining the cause of an accident is critical to preventing an accident, or near accident, from occurring again. This course educates workers about the process and goals of accident investigation. Topics include: root cause analysis; accident prevention; how to respond during an accident; and equipment, training, procedure, and communication involvement in accidents. Accident investigations help to create a safe workplace. Through careful examination of accidents and near accidents, workers can contribute to the overall safety at work.
All workers, including those tasked with conducting accident investigations
Accidents and Near Misses
Investigations and Root Cause Analysis
Case Study 1: Equipment
Case Study 2: Training
Case Study 3: Procedures
Learning from Accidents