An unplanned, uncontrolled event which
causes or has the potential to cause
injury/death to any living being OR causes
or has the potential to cause damages to
any property / asset.
UNSAFE ACT =88%
UNSAFE CONDITION =10%
NATURAL CAUSE =2%
Cause wise analysis for accident
Categories of Accidents
There is injury or illness to operator
Immediate medical attention Required
With or without loss to property
where the operator returns to duty immediately.
It includes death, loss of limb may have loss of
property or production.
where the operator takes leave beyond 48 hours
which do not cause death or injury but loss to
property or production to a huge extent (e.g..,
Bursting, Collapse of buildings )
Except the minor accidents others must be
reported to the relevant Authorities.
Types of Accidents at the Workplace
Slips and Falls
Pain / loss of part of body which can’t be shared
Loss of Pay and medical expenses
Loss of experience and knowledge
Strain to family and others
Effects of Accidents
A Near Miss is an unplanned event that did not
result in injury, illness, or damage – but had the
potential to do so
Near Miss Accidents