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Advanced Accident Investigation

PRT129  - 32.00 Hours


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2/17/15 2/20/15 San Antonio, TX USA OS PRT129 41 enroll  
3/9/15 3/12/15 Mesquite, TX USA OS PRT129 40 enroll  
5/12/15 5/15/15 Hobbs, NM USA OS PRT129 47 enroll  
6/2/15 6/5/15 San Antonio, TX USA OS PRT129 42 enroll  
7/21/15 7/24/15 Mesquite, TX USA OS PRT129 43 enroll  
9/15/15 9/18/15 San Antonio, TX USA OS PRT129 46 enroll  
9/29/15 10/2/15 Hobbs, NM USA OS PRT129 48 enroll  

This schedule is subject to change without notice. If you have not received confirmation of the class prior to the class start,
please contact the division at (800) 723-3811 or (800) SAFE-811 or itsi@teex.tamu.edu to get the latest schedule.


Accident InvestigationHealth and safety is vital on the job. Learn the right way to make thorough investigations of work related accidents and injuries. In addition to learning to conduct accident investigations that will stand up in court, participants will learn to calculate accident cost, prepare and analyze accident reports, compare the results of interview techniques and eyewitness reports, discuss systems for cause analysis, discuss the process of closing out and following up on an accident investigation, and investigate accidents of various complexity. Additionally, legal issues and defense against litigation will be addressed.


There are no prerequisites for this class


  • Types of accident investigation
  • Elements of accident reports
  • Cost of accidents
  • Direct and indirect report writing
  • Interview techniques
  • Accident recreation tools
  • Accident scene investigation
  • Accident analysis methods
  • Accident close-out and follow-up
  • Accident evaluation and reporting fraud investigation outside sources
  • Influences legal issues, litigation and defense


  • Construction industry personnel
  • Managers concerned about liability and workers’ compensation costs.
  • HR professionals
  • Risk managers
  • Financial Analysts
  • Safety supervisors
  • Building inspectors
  • Small Business Owners
  • Safety Committee Representatives


Completion of the OSHA 7505 (OSH755) Introduction to Accident Investigation course

Education Credits

3.20 CEU

Contact Information

Infrastructure & Safety

OSHA Training Institute Education Center

Phone: (979) 458-9188 | Toll-Free: (800) 723-3811 or (800) SAFE-811 | Fax: (979) 458-1426

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