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8 Items to Include in Incident Reports

Posted by Rebecca Webb on Tue, Jan 16, 2018 @ 15:01 PM

 

What happens when an incident occurs in your organization? Will all the relevant details be recorded, ensuring that you will have this information on hand when it’s needed in the future? Whether reporting an employee or customer injury, a defective product, property damage, or any other type of incident, it is extremely important for an organization to be able to easily and efficiently create reports. We've discussed the benefits, but what should actually be included in these incident reports?

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Topics: risk management plan, risk tools, incident report, example incident reports, incident reporting, risk analysis, liability risk

4 Reasons Why Every Business Should Draft Incident Reports

Posted by Rebecca Webb on Tue, Oct 17, 2017 @ 15:10 PM

 

When something goes wrong in your organization, do you have a method to keep track of it? Will all the relevant details be recorded, ensuring that you are protected from legal liability? Whether reporting an employee or customer injury, a defective product, property damage, or any other type of incident, it is extremely important for a business to be able to easily and efficiently create incident reports. For best results, draft a template and use it consistently so that all incidents will have the same level of data and detail.

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Topics: risk management plan, risk tools, incident report, example incident reports, incident reporting, risk analysis, liability risk

3 Important Factors to Consider When Tracking Near Miss Incidents

Posted by Kayla Hickey on Thu, Jul 6, 2017 @ 15:07 PM

 

Does your organization have a process and program enabled to easily report on near misses? Are corrective actions being implemented to lower the frequency and severity of future occurrences? Are employees risk sensitive? A near miss is an unplanned event that did not result in injury or damage - but had the potential to do so. When only reporting claims and omitting near misses, your organization is not getting the full picture of potential hazards.

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Topics: Claims Management, incident management software, near miss, near miss reporting, incident management, incident reporting, root cause analysis, root cause, incident reporting software