Construction accident investigation is a service that hopefully will be rarely used. The focus of your safety efforts should be on prevention of accidents through a safety program. When the worst happens our professionals are ready to step up. Bringing in an third-party investigator ensures and objective investigation. Our professionals are trained in construction accident, fatality, injury, and near miss investigations. Our safety professionals understand OSHA and know how to properly conduct the construction site investigation and perform interviews.
Why investigate a workplace accident?
- To identify the cause of incident
- To prevent similar accidents in the future
- To fulfill any legal requirements
- To determine the cost of an accident
- To determine compliance with applicable safety regulations
- To process workers’ compensation claims
Incidents that involve no injury or property damage should still be investigated to determine the hazards that should be corrected. Do not count on getting lucky twice.
When a serious construction accident occurs, it’s important that construction companies conduct a prompt and thorough accident investigation. An incomplete, inaccurate or biased investigation can aggravate the problem and increase your potential liability. Accident investigations are carried out by our safety professionals who will visit the scene to obtain the facts.