The course will also explain in detail why the recording and investigation of accidents and incidents is invaluable to developing and sustaining a health and safety conscious work environment to ensure maximum staff safety and reduce 'lost time' accidents.
Why should we investigate incidents and accidents?
Application of Civil Law, injury claims, your company liability and insurance
Identifying and proposing actions
Compiling records and statistics
Carrying out an effective investigation:
Understanding human factors
Interviewing techniques for victims and witnesses
Identify immediate causes of accidents
Identify secondary or underlying causes
The course looks at: the reasons for carrying out a thorough incident and accident investigation; the importance of adequately capturing relevant information; sifting potential conflicts in the information provided by witnesses and victims; understand how environmental, organisational, job and personality factors influence behaviours and accidents; interviewing techniques to distil essential truths; taking accurate statements; identifying immediate and underlying causes and identifying and proposing effective actions.
HEALTH & SAFETY TRAINING PROVIDED TO OVER 1000 GEOTECHNICAL MANAGERS, TECHNICIANS, ENGINEERS AND DRILLERS SINCE 2014
At the end of the course the delegates should be able to:
Carry out effective interviews
Create an accurate record of an incident
Identify the immediate and underlying cause(es) of accidents and incidents at work
Fully understand the Insurance and civil liability process
Propose targeted action to tackle and prevent workplace accidents and incidents
Identify potential training needs
BESPOKE, SPECIALIST TRAINING FACILITIES FOR GEOTECHNICAL HEALTH & SAFETY TRAINING
Directors, Project Managers, Site Managers, Supervisors, Health and Safety practitioners and anyone who is or may be required to investigate incidents and accidents, the causes and events leading up to them and who may be charged with recommending remedial actions.
The Paddocks, Home Farm Offices, The Upton Estate, Banbury, Oxfordshire, OX15 6HU
This course can be delivered for your staff at your offices anywhere within the UK, depending on availability.
If you are interested in a bespoke health and safety course for your staff, get in touch today.