Create a basic safety plan

Create Your Accident Prevention Plan

The Accident Prevention Plan is the foundation for all of the safety and health activities that keep a business safe and profitable.
The lack of an effective Accident Prevention Plan not only leads to costly accidents and injury claims, it's the violation most frequently cited by DOSH inspectors.
What's In it for Me (click here)"What's In It For Me" -- Accident Prevention Plan

Ensure your plan meets the basic requirements

  • Review examples of Accident Prevention Plans (APP) for different types of construction activities
  • Use our template as a guideline, and see an example of a completed program to help you complete the template.
  • Determine what else your APP needs, based on what you found as you inspected your worksite

Review the DOSH standards to make sure your worksites comply with the published rules


Meet the requirements for First Aid

Once you have the basic plan, visit the L&I Web site to see if there's anything you should add to become more effective

 

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