Texas A & M International University Incident and Accident Investigations Discussion

Question Description

The authors indicate that incident/accident investigations are normally conducted by the supervisors and should be advised by the safety professional. Some in the field believe supervisors should not be involved because of potential biases. In this forum, discuss who you believe should be responsible for conducting incident/accident investigations when a worker suffers an injury or illness as a result of an incident/accident that occurred at work. Further, suggest a plan for completing workplace incident/accident investigations based on your response as to who should conduct investigations. Provide support for your response and describe why this person(s) should be responsible.