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Loss Control and Safety Consulting

Accident Investigation

This video shows employees steps that are taken in an accident
investigation, and highlight how important it is for employees to fully
cooperate with any inquiry. They also point out that while an investigation’s
focus is to determine the cause of an accident, the overall goal is to prevent
similar accidents from happening again. Topics covered include:

  • The goals of an accident investigation.
  • Securing an accident scene.
  • “Root-cause” analysis.
  • The importance of investigative interviews.
  • Assisting in an accident investigation.
  • Reporting the ”near misses.”
  • The role of policies, equipment and training on accident prevention.