Accident Investigation Training objectives are to teach participants the basic principles used in incident or injury investigation procedures in order to prevent re-occurrence. Participants will also learn about legislative compliance regarding reporting requirements (WSIB Form 7 and Ministry of Labour), as well as the proper completion of in-house investigation reports.

Accident Investigation Training

Accident Investigation Training Theory Outline (8 Hours):

  • Reduce or eliminate occupational injuries & illnesses
  • Creates building blocks for a successful Health & Safety Program
  • Accidents are predictable and preventable
  • Employers & workers to react quickly when serious/critical injury occurs
  • Legal requirements of an investigation
  • Recognize the need for an investigation
  • How to investigate
  • The Accident Pyramid
  • Reactive vs. Preventive investigation
  • Investigate the scene of the injury/incident
  • Interviewing victims and witnesses
  • Impact of Accident investigations
  • Distinguish fact from fiction
  • Determine the immediate and basic causes, including the root cause and any other contributing factors
  • Compile data and prepare reports
  • Make recommendations for prevention
  • Follow up Needed

The Accident Pyramid

Hazard Pyramid Accident Investigation Training

 


Accident Investigation Training Format


Accident Investigation Training