Incidents and accidents unfortunately do occur, but it is every company’s obligation to investigate all incidents and accident thoroughly, then determine the cause, and decide what measures to implement to prevent further re-occurrences.
The OHS Act requires all incidents and accidents that have occurred in the workplace to be investigated by the company and the Health and Safety Representative and s report to be submitted to the employer and the Health and Safety &S Committee Chairperson.
Staff members that conduct incident investigations should be training in the process and procedures to follow. This course empowers the Incident Investigator with the necessary knowledge and skills to conduct investigations correctly and confidently.
The course covers the following content:
- Health and safety and the OHS Act 85 of 1993
- Incident investigation
- The investigation process
Certificates are issued after successful completion of a theoretical competency assessment.
Tel: 011 298 9400