Introduction

This webinar will discuss The Importance Establishing a Near Miss Reporting Program in Your Organization.

Area Covered In The Webinar

  • Defining What a Near Miss Is.
  • The Importance Establishing a Near Miss Reporting Program in Your Organization.
  • The Benefits of Establish a Near Miss Reporting Program in Your Organization.
  • How Establishing a Near Miss Reporting Program Can Build a World Class Safety Culture.
  • How to Effectively Reduce Workplace Accidents and Incidents in Your Organization.
  • Learn Best Practices in Establishing a Near Miss Reporting Program in Your Organization.
  • Address any site-specific questions or concerns.

Why should you attend?

Why is it important to develop an Effective Near Miss Program?

Statistics tell us…

  • that for every 300 near misses
  • there is one serious injury!

Near Misses occur frequently and the only difference between a Near Miss and an Actual Accident is luck! For example, if while I am driving I send a text message, and a truck suddenly appears in front of me, what can happen? I look up in the nick of time, slam on the brakes, and just avoid hitting the truck – a near miss. This same scenario can apply and instead of looking up in the nick of time, I slam into the truck an accident occurs. So what is the difference in these two scenarios? Luck! If I am lucky (a near miss) I avoid an accident, if I am not lucky I get into a serious accident.

What Causes Near Misses?

The same things that cause Accidents cause Near Misses:

  • Unsafe Acts
  • Unsafe Conditions
  • Hurrying & Taking Risks.

By eliminating the Root Causes of Near Misses, you eliminate accidents and help prevent fatalities from occurring.

Who Will Benefit

  • Environmental Health and Safety (EHS) Professionals
  • Loss Control Professionals
  • Insurance Professionals
  • Risk Managers
  • Human Resource Professionals
  • Plant Managers
  • General Managers
  • Safety Committee Members
  • Legal Department

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Highly experienced Environmental Health and Safety (EHS) and Human Resources (HR) Professional and Management Consultant with over 25 years of experience. He received his Green Belt in Six Sigma/Lea Know More

Joe Keenan