. Explain the meaning and impact of accidents
. Identify different types of accident causes
. Know the purpose of accident investigation
. Explain how to conduct an accident investigation
. Know how to document accident investigations.
What is an Accident?
. Unplanned event results in mishap (personal injury or property damage).
. Accidents are the result of the failure of people, equipment, materials, or environment to react as expected.
. All accidents have consequences or outcomes.
Purpose of Accident Investigation
. Determine the sequences of events leading to failure.
. Identify the cause of the accident.
. Find methods to prevent accident from recurring.