REPORTING OF INJURIES, DISEASES AND DANGEROUS OCCURRENCES REGULATIONS 1995 (RIDDOR) AND ACCIDENT INVESTIGATION
AIM To raise awareness of the RIDDOR Regulations and the procedures for reporting accidents to comply with RIDDOR. The delegate will also learn about accident investigation.
Pre-Requisite Some knowledge of Safety Legislation is advantageous.
Course Duration 1 day.
Maximum Number 10 persons.
Training Aids Lecture notes, audio-visual presentation and discussion.
Assessment Delegates will be asked to look at Case Studies, complete a RIDDOR Form (F2508) and discuss how they would conduct an investigation of the accident.
Certification On successful completion of the course delegates will receive a NETA certificate.
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Delegates will learn how to effectively investigate incidents ensuring that the most appropriate data is collected and collated to prevent recurrence of that type of incident.
On completion of the course, delegates will:
Have an awareness of RIDDOR
Understand their responsibilities for reporting under the RIDDOR Regulations
Be able to complete F2508 Reporting Forms
Be able to state the definition of an accident
Discuss legal procedures in relation to industrial accidents
Discuss factors contributing to accidents
Notification and Reporting Injuries, Diseases and Dangerous Occurrences
Types of injury which must be reported immediately
Dangerous occurrences which must be reported immediately
Type of injury which must be reported within 7 days
Types of occupational diseases which must be reported
Reporting of gas incidents
Requirements for keeping specified records
Restrictions to the application of RIDDOR
Defences for an offence contravening the Regulations
Factors Contributing to Accident
Types of accidents
Techniques of investigation
6 steps to accident investigation the Investigation report