Quiz Over Construction Safety Standards - Accident Investigation

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Quiz Over Construction Safety Standards - Accident Investigation

The quiz is designed to test employees on Construction Safety and Accident Investigation.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Why do we investigate accidents? Pick all that apply
    • A. 

      To avoid repeating.

    • B. 

      To find root cause.

    • C. 

      To figure out a way to blame it on someone else.

    • D. 

      To defend against claims.

    • E. 

      All of the above.

  • 2. 
    The definition of an Unsafe Act is: "Any action or activity performed by an employee that contributes to a condition event or incident."Is this photo an example of an Unsafe Act?
    • A. 

      Yes

    • B. 

      No

  • 3. 
    • A. 

      Call for help.

    • B. 

      Tap the man and ask if he is ok.

    • C. 

      Stop and verify that there are no other hazards.

    • D. 

      Call 911.

  • 4. 
    During the investigation we should (check all that apply):
    • A. 

      Take photos.

    • B. 

      Gather witness statements.

    • C. 

      Collect any physical evidence.

    • D. 

      Find the root cause and share our findings to prevent future accidents.

  • 5. 
    When do we shift from providing first aid to investigation?
    • A. 

      As soon as the ambulance arrives.

    • B. 

      Right away, take photos before disturbing the scene.

    • C. 

      After our employee has left the job.

    • D. 

      As soon as our employee has been cared for and is secured and stable.

  • 6. 
    It is important to take four photographs?
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 7. 
    When you are finished taking photos you should (answer all that apply):
    • A. 

      Send copies to the District Safety Manager.

    • B. 

      Make a hard copy and attach to the project accident files.

    • C. 

      E-mail them to all of your friends.

    • D. 

      Change the photo labels to organize them for later.

  • 8. 
    When gathering physical evidence it is important to (check all that apply):
    • A. 

      Secure the evidence.

    • B. 

      Work with police.

    • C. 

      Take photos of the evidence.

    • D. 

      Get permission from the authorities before accessing the scene in the event of a serious accident.

  • 9. 
    Once you have photographed and logged the evidence, it is okay to put it back in service or discard it.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 10. 
    When taking a statement from a witness we should (check all that apply):
    • A. 

      Have them write in their own words.

    • B. 

      Have them sign the statement.

    • C. 

      Have them write down their contact information.

    • D. 

      Tell them what to write.

  • 11. 
     When making an investigation report we should (check all that apply):
    • A. 

      Write down our best guess at how it happened.

    • B. 

      Stick to the facts.

    • C. 

      Be detailed.

    • D. 

      Give our opinion.