Accident Report Forms are used by staff at potentially accident-prone or hazardous job sites to document any accidents involving personal injuries. These reports compile details about the accident that will then aid authorized personnel in their investigation of the event. An Accident Report is helpful when the worker is looking to file a claim on the account of the accident against their employer with a healthcare provider to receive compensation and coverage.
- Incident Report Form.
There are two types of Accident Reports: the first is a report intended to be filled out after an accident has already happened, the second one is a more detailed form filled out by a supervisor following up on the incident reported with the first form.
It’s the responsibility of every company’s human resources department to have both forms ready to go in the event of an accident. The details provided by the employee and the supervisor help the company collect a standardized set of facts about each accident. These facts should be analyzed on a regular basis to help identify safety hazards in the workplace in order to prevent future occurrences and create programs aimed at avoiding work-related injuries and developing safer work practices.
An event planner or any other person/organization tasked with planning an event may use this type of template to make a record of any incidents that occurred during the event they planned.
This type of template is a formal statement prepared to detail an injury of a client that has allegedly occurred on company property.
This is a formal template that can be used by an organization's staff or fire safety officers to describe the cause of a fire incident.
This type of template is used in the restaurant industry to ensure that a restaurant can function productively and take note of any negative incidents that occur within the business.
This type of template can be used by a security officer after a security breach on a property has occurred.
The main purpose of this template is to document any incidents that occurred with tenants on a landlord's property.
An individual or a company may draft this type of template with the purpose to determine the cause of an accident that occurred on company property and eliminate potential similar issues in the future.
This type of template is used to fill in and document any accidents or incidents that occur in the workplace.
A caregiver may prepare this type of template to describe an unexpected event that led to an injury of a child or resulted in a near miss.
A school employee may use this type of template to record the details of an incident or altercation involving a student to be able to handle prospective liability issues or address the inappropriate actions of the individuals involved.
A principal or teacher may use this type of template after an unfortunate event that took place on school grounds and led to the injury of the student.