Accident/Injury Reporting - Purpose

  • To identify factors contributing to incidents or accidents.
  • To provide a means to review and analyze recurring problems and determine their implications.
  • To provide a means to identify necessary procedural changes that will eliminate or reduce potentially injurious conditions.
  • To provide a means to evaluate the effectiveness of controls designed to improve occupational safety and health.
  • To help insure personal safety and reduce the potential for liability by providing an accurate system for reporting and analyzing all incidents.