Complete the following discussion activity.
Based on information in the readings or preferably based on research beyond the text, provide an argument for which incident and accident theory can be best used by safety professionals to recognize and control hazards. Be sure to justify and support your response.
1.5.1 Brauer Chapters 1, 2, 3, & 9
In a broad sense, these chapters provide an introduction to the occupational safety and health profession and general hazard control principles and methods. Chapter 1 presents the importance of safety and health for engineers and technical professionals. Chapter 2 provides an overview of the safety and health professions and presents information on how engineers and technical professionals contribute to safety and health. Chapter 3 presents fundamental concepts and terms associated with safety and health. Incident and accident theories are presented along with common preventive strategies. Lastly, Chapter 9 addresses the general principles of hazard control and provides the basis for much of the premise for hazard control methods that address particular hazards.
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