Reporting Accidents, Injuries, Incidents, and Near Misses
1 hour 30 minutes
Gain a better understanding of best practices on when and how to report an incident to OSHA.
This topic will provide you a practical and real-world understanding of OSHA’s reporting requirements. In addition, you will gain an understanding of common errors made by employers in relation to OSHA’s reporting requirements and how to avoid them. In this regard, you will also learn to recognize situations where reporting to OSHA is not required.
• You will be able to determine if it is necessary to make a report of an incident to OSHA, when it must be done, and how to do it.
• You will be able to describe the types of work-related injuries and illnesses that must be reported to OSHA.
• You will be able to discuss OSHA’s reporting requirements.
• You will be able to recognize when a work-related incident is not reportable to OSHA.