Incident Investigations

An incident is any unplanned event that causes injury or a near miss, or a dangerous occurrence. An incident investigation is the account and analysis of an incident based on information gathered by a thorough examination of all contributing factors and causes involved. Incident investigations determine the root cause or causes of the incident so that corrective measures can be implemented to correct unsafe acts and conditions (hazards), and prevent the incident from recurring.

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