Getting the Most Out of Your Incident Investigations

Episode 147

Getting the Most Out of Your Incident Investigations

Listen in as Editor Sydny Shepard discusses best practices for conducting effective Incident Investigations.

Keeping employees safe from harm is the number one priority of safety professionals, but unfortunately injuries and fatalities on worksites are still common. When an incident does occur at a workplace, there are steps that need to happen after to investigate the events leading up to the incident—as this information could prove vital to ensuring workers are kept safe in the future.

On today’s episode of the podcast, we are going to talk about Incident Investigations. We will discuss when an investigation should take place, how to get the most out of your investigations and ensuring steps to prevent similar incidents in the future.

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A special thank you to the National Fire Protection Association.

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About the Author

Sydny Shepard is the former editor of Occupational Health & Safety.

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