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Accident Investigation

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Accident Investigation

Accidents and incidents in the workplace can have serious consequences, affecting both individuals and organisations. This course aims to equip delegates with the practical skills and knowledge necessary to conduct thorough accident and incident investigations. In a 1 day comprehensive programme participants will explore the principles of accident investigation, human factors and various techniques, supported by practical exercises and real-life case studies.

What does the Accident Investigation Course cover?

Delivery Methods:

Virtual classroom
Face-to-face classroom in-house
Open course prices are available upon request.

Duration:

1 day

The accident investigation training course covers a wide range of essential topics, ensuring that participants gain a holistic understanding of accident investigation processes. The key components of the course include:

   

Principles of accident investigation: Understanding the fundamental principles that guide accident investigation is crucial. Delegates will explore the methodologies and approaches that form the foundation of effective accident analysis

   

Benefits of accident prevention: Recognising the significance of accident prevention is a key aspect of the course. Participants will understand how proactive measures can contribute to a safer work environment

   

Basic concepts of human factors: Human behaviour plays a significant role in workplace incidents. The accident investigation course examines the basic concepts of human factors, enabling participants to identify and address behavioural factors related to accidents

   

Accident reporting and scope of investigation: Knowing when and how to report accidents is essential. Delegates will learn the scope of investigation, ensuring that all relevant aspects are considered during the enquiry process

   

Accident investigation techniques: Practical skills are emphasized in this section, where participants will explore various accident investigation techniques. This includes collecting evidence, conducting witness reviews and applying root cause analysis

   

Stages of accident investigation: The accident investigation course outlines the different stages involved in accident investigation, providing a structured approach to uncovering the factors contributing to incidents

   

Practical exercises and case study: Application of knowledge is crucial. Through practical exercises and real-life case studies participants will have the opportunity to reinforce their learning and develop hands-on skills.

   

Upon successfully finishing this course you will be able to:

 
Articulate reporting and investigation need:

Clearly articulate the importance of reporting and investigating all accidents and incidents in the workplace.

 

Take key actions post-incident:

Understand and execute key actions required following a workplace incident or accident.

 

Identify RIDDOR reportable incidents:

Recognise and identify Reportable Injuries, Diseases and Dangerous Occurrences Regulations (RIDDOR) reportable incidents and accidents.

Understand reporting process:

Comprehend the reporting process to regulatory authorities as per RIDDOR guidelines.

 

Evidence collection and witness review:

Demonstrate the ability to collect investigation evidence effectively and conduct a witness review in accordance with good practice standards.

Identify human behavioural factors:

Identify various human behavioural factors associated with incident and accident causation.
 

Utilise root cause analysis techniques:

Apply root cause analysis techniques proficiently to identify the underlying causes of incidents and accidents.
 

Identify risk control measures:

Recognise and identify appropriate risk control measures to prevent the recurrence of accidents and incidents.

Benefits of the course:

 


For employers

  • Meeting moral and legal obligations: Employers will fulfil their moral and legal obligations to investigate accidents and incidents, demonstrating a commitment to safety and learning from safety failures
  • Enhanced risk assessment: The accident investigation course helps employers highlight areas in their risk assessments that may need review, ensuring a comprehensive and up-to-date understanding of potential risks
  • Monitoring and review: Employers will be equipped to monitor and review the effectiveness of measures implemented to control risks, preventing future accidents and incidents.

 

 


For delegates

  • Understanding the importance: Delegates will gain insights into the key reasons for accident and incident investigation, recognising its importance in maintaining a safe working environment
  • Practical skills: The course provides practical skills and knowledge, empowering delegates to conduct accident and incident investigations confidently
  • Risk control measures: Delegates will learn to identify and implement effective risk control measures, contributing to a safer workplace
  • Action plan creation: Participants will be capable of creating action plans for selected risk control measures, clearly defining responsibilities and implementation timelines.
 
 

For employers

  • Meeting moral and legal obligations: Employers will fulfil their moral and legal obligations to investigate accidents and incidents, demonstrating a commitment to safety and learning from safety failures
  • Enhanced risk assessment: The accident investigation course helps employers highlight areas in their risk assessments that may need review, ensuring a comprehensive and up-to-date understanding of potential risks
  • Monitoring and review: Employers will be equipped to monitor and review the effectiveness of measures implemented to control risks, preventing future accidents and incidents.
 
 

For delegates

  • Understanding the importance: Delegates will gain insights into the key reasons for accident and incident investigation, recognising its importance in maintaining a safe working environment
  • Practical skills: The course provides practical skills and knowledge, empowering delegates to conduct accident and incident investigations confidently
  • Risk control measures: Delegates will learn to identify and implement effective risk control measures, contributing to a safer workplace
  • Action plan creation: Participants will be capable of creating action plans for selected risk control measures, clearly defining responsibilities and implementation timelines
 
  

This course is tailored to meet your needs if:

  Line manager, supervisor or safety representative: Designed for individuals holding positions as line managers, supervisors or safety representatives within an organisation

Responsibility for investigating accidents: Specifically tailored for those who bear the responsibility of investigating accidents in the workplace.
 

Why choose the Accident Investigation course?

 
   

Practical skills emphasis:
Provides practical skills which ensure participants gain hands-on experience in conducting accident and incident investigations

   

Relevance to real-life scenarios:
Tailored to address real-life scenarios, the training incorporates practical exercises and real-case studies, making it directly applicable to workplace situations

   

Understanding benefits of accident prevention:
Gain a comprehensive understanding of the benefits of accident prevention, emphasizing the importance of proactive measures in maintaining a safe work environment

   

Broad coverage of investigation process:
Covers the entire accident investigation process, from understanding principles and human factors to practical techniques and the application of root cause analysis

   

Targeted audience inclusion:
Suitable for line managers, supervisors, safety representatives and anyone with the responsibility for investigating accidents, ensuring the relevance of the course across various roles

   

Legal compliance and moral obligations:
Employers can meet both legal obligations and moral responsibilities to thoroughly investigate accidents and incidents, contributing to a culture of safety.

 
  

Enrol in our accident investigation training today and acquire practical skills, gain industry recognition and contribute to a safer work environment. Take the first step towards accident prevention - choose safety, choose knowledge.



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