Accident / Incident Investigation
It is vital to be able to able to learn from accidents and undesired events in order to improve safety on projects and throughout an organization. A Systematic accident investigation is a means to achieve this, and through our extensive experience with accident investigation, we can lead investigations or take part in investigations led by others that ensure the full integrity of an unbiased investigation, and full report with root cause analysis. In addition we also offer courses and training in investigation methods to assist your workforce.
IMEX approach has the emphasis on organisational learning as the main objective of accident investigation. Learning requires understanding. In order to identify means that can prevent accidents or near-misses from happening again, we must understand both why the accidents took place and why it turned out as it did.
This calls for a collection of necessary data about the actual chains of events and a systematic analysis to identify relevant causes and mitigating actions. It is important to include both human, technical, and organisational aspects in the analysis. We have experience with a number of practical methods and tools to improve the outcome of an investigation process.
We are also available 24 hours a day and 7 days a week to react to an incident and mobilise one of our experienced investgators to your site anywhere in the world.