In the event of an incident/injury, the following steps/policies/procedures should be followed according to the Applied Safety Manual (pocket sized & issued to all Applied employees).
If employee is conscious & injury is non‐life threatening, the Applied Consultants corporate office should be contacted immediately at 903‐643‐0956. If employee is unconscious or injury is life‐threatening, contact 911. Applied Consultants should then be contacted by witness, supervisor &/or client rep to further proceed.
In the event of ongoing case management, Applied Consultants will communicate directly with employee & keep client informed of changes.
To maintain a safe and healthy campus/work environment, a thorough accident investigation should be undertaken as soon as practical after an accident or incident in order to initiate and support corrective and/or preventive actions.
The Accident/Incident Report and Investigation Form should be completed by the employee’s supervisor with the employee. The report requires the signature of the supervisor and employee. For accidents/Incidents which require medical attention, or lost or restricted work, the report must be signed by the Divisional Vice President. Completed reports are to be sent to Applied’s Safety Department. (HR should be copied on all injury reporting.)