Prevention of Occupational Risks - Guideline 28. Assessment of occupational accidents and diseases
The institution systematically and thoroughly assesses occupational accidents and occupational diseases as soon as possible after the event, and documents the results.
The purpose of this assessment is to help enterprises identify problematic conditions, behaviour or practice in the workplace and learn from and avoid similar occupational accidents or diseases at other workplaces. Assessment results are documented to provide statistical data and, where applicable, to form the basis for fair compensation.