Serious Workplace Injury/Incident Response and Investigation [1126]
Date: Thursday, March 8, 2018
Time: 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Location: Greater Columbus Convention Center
Room: B230

   William Haak, Founder, Haak Law LLC

Track: All Industries and Workplaces
Secondary Track: Safety Management
Session Type: Educational Session
Skill Level: All Levels


The golden hour immediately following a serious workplace injury or incident is a critical time for ensuring the safety of your employees, facility and business. It is also a critical time to lay the groundwork for your investigation, communications strategy, business continuity and a return to normalcy for your business. The presenter guides the audience through the important steps to follow to create a serious incident playbook to help them respond to workplace catastrophes.

Learning Objectives:
Identify and recognize types of serious incidents
Define key serious injury/incident golden hour tasks
Discuss how to establish incident command and make initial notifications
Summarize how to control communications and understand the role of social media
Describe how to begin your root cause investigation and preserve evidence and witness statements

CEU Hours:  
  IACET: 0.1
  HRCI: 1
  EPA: 1
  BWC Discount Programs: 1

File & Handouts:
Session Outline and Talking Points
File 2

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