Accident Investigation and Root Cause Analysis


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All Day


CMS Training Centre
St Andrew's House, 7 Argyris Eftaliotis Str., Limassol

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This workshop is to help to ensure that when a company has to carry out accident investigations, they have people in control that can identify the immediate and root causes of the accident and make judgments on the additional control measures that are necessary to prevent a recurrence.

On completion of the course, delegates will be able to:

Identify the benefits to their company and their employees of undertaking a thorough accident investigation

Differentiate between the types of accident/adverse events that require investigating

Identify the immediate, underlying and root causes of accidents/adverse events

Understand the techniques for interviewing witnesses as part of an investigation

Identify the necessary control measures to prevent a recurrence

Identify the legal requirements for reporting injuries, diseases and dangerous occurrences (RIDDOR)

Use a systematic and methodical format to identify the causes and record the findings of the investigation


The Course is aimed at managers, supervises, consultants or contractors in the construction and allied industries, insurance brokers and who have responsibility for matters of accident prevention and the avoidance of occupational ill-health.


Types of adverse events

Types of injury

Causes of adverse events

Legal reasons for investigation accidents

The benefit arising from investigations

What makes a good investigation

Gathering the right information

Analysing the information

Types of human failure

Identifying suitable risk control measures

Action plans and implementation

Adverse report writing

A guide on how to interview witnesses

Working with an accident investigation case study


All delegates will be awarded a Protechnis Risk Management (CY) Ltd Certificate,

COURSE PRESENTER : Loizos Evangelou

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