ERIC Number: ED158024
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1977
Reference Count: N/A
Investigating Accidents in the Workplace. A Manual for Compliance Safety and Health Officers.
Occupational Safety and Health Administration, Washington, DC.
This manual was developed for Compliance Safety and Health Officers (CSHO) of the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) to help them carry out their responsibilities when investigating workplace accidents. The content is presented in four sections. The first overviews the investigative roles of CSHO officers, including preinvestigation, onsite, and courtroom activities. Section 2 on investigative techniques discusses site documentation, interviewing, and accident scene examination. The next section covers causal factors analysis and reporting, while the last one summarizes the manual. (EM)
Publication Type: Guides - General
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Occupational Safety and Health Administration, Washington, DC.
Identifiers - Location: United States