Accident Investigation

Date 01 July, 2019 | Time 9am - 4pm

Venue OSEA, 64 Arena Avenue, West Invercargill

Event Description

This programme will provide you with the opportunity to improve your investigative skills, to gather the facts and objectively assess those facts to arrive at appropriate measures to provide a safe and productive working environment. We will introduce the concept and relevance of developing a “Just Culture” and the consideration of “Human Factors” in the investigation process.


All business owners, managers, supervisors, team leaders, and members of a health and safety committee who are involved in the investigation process after an accident or incident.

  • What does the law require?
  • What is an accident and how do accidents occur?
  • The investigation process
  • “Just Culture” development using “Human Factor” concepts
  • The objective of the investigation
  • Planning the investigation and the necessary steps to follow
  • Interviewing techniques
  • Important areas to focus on
  • Preparing and writing the report
  • 40 helpful questions for the investigator
  • Identify legal requirements when investigating and reporting accidents and incidents
  • Identify the objectives of an investigation
  • Plan and conduct an objective investigation
  • Define important areas to focus on during all aspects of an investigation
  • Write the report

Recommend controls to add to your regular hazard management process


One day

This workshop has qualified for the NZTE Capability Development voucher programme | Regional Business Partner Network event reference OSEA143. Eligibility

Small and medium size businesses may qualify for vouchers to help pay for services such as training workshops, courses and coaching that build the management capabilities of their owners, operators and key managers. Approved businesses will receive a voucher for up to 50% of the course investment fee.

For more information on the NZTE Capability Development voucher programme or to find your local Regional Business Partner please visit

Ticket Cost
Chamber members $517 + GST
Non members $620 + GST
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