An incident investigation procedure for use in industry

The purpose of the study is to develop an effective incident investigation procedure that may be utilized by companies as a valuable tool to reduce and prevent losses from occurring.  In order to accomplish this, a review of pertinent literature was conducted along with first hand participation in incident investigations at a Minnesota manufacturing facility.  By reviewing the literature related to incident investigations and identifying shortcomings in the existing procedure, recommendations were provided to ensure the incident investigation procedure will be a valuable tool to reduce and prevent losses.

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