Investigating Construction Incidents

Mar 9, 2016 2:00pm ‐ Mar 9, 2016 3:00pm

Standard: Free

Description

Investigations of construction injury claims typically address the cause of the incident and claimed injuries. Construction incidents involve a number of factors related to engineering, biomechanics, human factors, and the environment. A comprehensive analysis of all these factors is required to evaluate the cause of the incident and claimed injuries. This webinar will outline a variety of construction incidents and show how the factors surrounding the incident interact. The incidents discussed will include falls and injuries involving tools and equipment. The presentation will discuss relevant codes and regulations and address typical injuries related to each scenario, including the biomechanical injury mechanisms.
 

Who Should Attend

  • Attorneys
  • Insurance professionals

What You Will Learn

  • Standards, regulations, and bestsafety practices for commonconstruction equipment
  • Factors related to typical constructionincidents and how they interact
  • Typical injuries related to constructionincidents, and associatedinjury mechanisms

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