EHS 115: Incident Reporting and Investigation
To require reporting of incidents, including accidents leading to employee injury or property loss
To follow up investigation to determine potential root causes of an unwanted incident and implement corrective action to prevent recurrence
To learn from any accident that occurs to ASU employees and implement preventive measures to prevent recurrence and to comply with applicable federal, state and local regulations
29 Code of Federal Regulations §§ 1910, 1926
Arizona State University Laboratory Chemical Safety Compliance Guidelines
Arizona State University Chemical Hygiene Plan
This policy applies to all ASU employees, including faculty and staff, and to all work activities associated with employment at ASU.
For the purposes of this procedure an incident is defined as occurrence or event that interrupts normal procedures or precipitates a crisis resulting in any of the following:
All incidents resulting in an injury to an ASU employee, student, or visitor, or damage to ASU property in excess of $500 must be reported to EH&S. Each department manager will ensure that each incident is reported to EH&S. The results of any investigation and status of corrective action associated with the incident must be forwarded to EH&S for review and potential follow up.
All incidents are to be reported to EH&S using the Web or by calling the EH&S main phone number at 480/965–1823.
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