A near miss is a potential hazard or incident that has not resulted in any personal injury. Unsafe working practices, unsafe employee work habits, improper use of equipment or use of malfunctioning equipment have the potential to cause Orkney related injuries. It everyone's responsibility to report these accidents and/ or correct these potential accidents/incidents immediately.
Description of near-miss condition
Causes (primary & contributing)
Retrain staff on proper procedures
Please note that this checklist is a hypothetical example and provides basic information only. It is not intended
take the place of, among other things, workplace, health and safety advice; medical advice, diagnosis, or
or other applicable laws. You should also seek your own professional advice to determine if the use of such
permissible in your workplace or jurisdiction.