OSHT 1313 - ACCIDENT PREVENTION, INSPECTION & INVESTIGATION

Provides a basis for understanding the nature of occupational hazard recognition, accident prevention, loss reduction, inspection techniques, and accident investigation analysis.

Upon completion, students will be able to:

  • Describe the components of an effective accident investigation
  • Analyze factors which contributed to accidents
  • Recommend appropriate changes to prevent further accidents
  • Explain the components of an effective safety inspection
  • Make appropriate recommendations to correct hazards identified by the inspection

Grade Basis: L
Credit Hours: 3
Lecture hours: 48.0