PSM Element: INCIDENT INVESTIGATION
PSM Compliance Status
Incident investigation reports shall be retained for 5
years and shall contain, as a minimum, the follow
Date of the incident
Date the investigation began
Description of the incident.
Factors that contributed to the incident.
Any recommendations resulting from the
The report has been reviewed with all operating,
maintenance, and other personnel whose work
assignments are within the facility where the incident
Written program exists for reporting and investigating
(within 48 hours) any incident that results in, or could
reasonably have resulted in, a major accident.
Written program includes establishment of an incident
investigation team consisting of persons
knowledgeable in the process and other appropriate
specialties, as necessary.
Written program includes system for promptly
addressing the incident investigation report findings
and recommendations and for implementing report
recommendations in a timely manner.