Keys for Executives to Successfully Conduct Major Incident Reviews

Executive reviews of major incidents are always the right thing to do, no matter the organization or the incident.
When done well, they can create an environment where executives can learn about what is preventing significant exposures from being controlled. It gives them an opportunity to model what good looks like with regards to creating a learning moment.
Additionally, it gives them an opportunity to leverage their position to remove barriers for operational leaders. Finally, they can demonstrate that they value fixing system issues that hinder safety excellence and long- versus short-term solutions.
This white paper explores:
  • The ten “Do’s” that leaders need to act on before, during, and after an incident.
  • Questions to ask on-site management teams after an incident.
  • How to recognize barriers to completing action items.
  • Why it is essential to have an established and organized communication system before an incident.
  • How to conduct executive reviews.