Every task we perform, even the most simple job, carries some degree of risk. Risk assessment helps us identify and quantify risk, including the chance of injury, death or loss of property, and helps us establish a plan for corrective action.
By utilizing best practices for risk assessment we can greatly reduce the chance of injury or loss of life.
- Learn and define the key principles of risk assessment
- See which risks need to be assessed, by whom, and commonly used tools and methods to identify hazards
- Understand the assessment process, how risks are ranked and how existing controls are identified
- Know how to create a risk acceptability and control action plan