Incident Causation and Investigation: A Behavioral Based Safety Approach

When: April 6-8, 2020

Colorado Safety Association
1114 West 7th Avenue
Suite 150 (in the AGC Building)
Denver, Colorado  80204

Cost: $535

Course Selection
It is important for a safety professional to have an understanding of how accidents occur and how to investigate them effectively. This 3 day course will cover: 
Understand what is a hazard
Analyze the difference between an accident and incident
Analyze the 3 causes of an incident
To help determine the root cause of an incident
To develop an incident/accident investigation kit
Evaluate resources available for incident investigation
Understand the 7 Steps to an Effective Safety Culture
What is BBS 
The True Cost of an Accident
Why Do We Look at Behavior
Behavioral Psychology Basics
Behavior Types
Observation and Feedback Process
Case Study from Health and Safety Authority

Bonus Session: Surviving an OSHA Audit April 9, 2020

Colorado Safety Association
1114 West 7th Avenue
Suite 150 (in the AGC Building)
Denver, Colorado  80204

Cost: $225 for 1 day seminar only

Course Selection

All attendees of the 3-Day Accident Causation and Investigation course will automatically be enrolled in the Surviving an OSHA Audit 1-Day workshop.

  • Understand the OSHA audit process
  • Be aware of their rights
  • Discover the OSHA playbook on audit and enforcements
  • Be aware of the top 10 most frequently cited violations
  • Understand the defense against citation
  • Learn negotiating tactics to reduce OSHA fines
  • Learn the key components to an effective Safety and Health program
  • Understand the OSHA recordkeeping rules
  • Determine the TRIR, DART, and EMR value for your organization
  • Establish a clear understanding of special cases regarding OSHA recordkeeping

Instructor Biography

Sheldon Primus is a Certified Occupational Safety Specialist with a Masters of Public Administration with a concentration in Environmental Policy. He has been in the environmental and occupational safety field since 1994. Additionally, he is a trainer for the Certified Occupational Safety Specialist program of the Alliance Safety Council-Baton Rouge, Louisiana. Sheldon is an authorized OSHA General Industry and Construction trainer for the 10 and 30-hour Outreach program.

Mr. Primus is a guest columnist for the online publications of Treatment Plant Operator (TPO) and WaterOnline. He has written article regarding regulatory compliance, operator safety, and wastewater process control. Additionally, he conducts OSHA compliance webinars for Audio Solutionz, Online Compliance Panel, Compliance Online, Compliance World, Edupliance, and Compliance Key.

Currently, Sheldon is the owner/CEO of OSHA Compliance Help and , an international safety consulting, training, and a regulatory agency compliance assistance company. He has presented safety topics at the Louisiana Governors Safety Expo, Florida Water Resource Conference, Florida Pest Management Association, and the South Florida Chapter of ASSE.

Mr. Primus served as part of the Water Environmental Federation (WEF) Water Sector Safety Committee and the US Department of Environmental Protection Agency (USEPA) taskforce on All Hazards Communication training for the Water and Wastewater Sector. Moreover, Sheldon has served as a Subject Matter Expert for Health Safety Institute and Red Vector Learning for General Industry and Construction OSHA courses.

For NEOSTI & CSA Classes and Seminars:

  • No refunds for cancellations received the day of class or for no-shows.
  • Participant cancellations made 2 business days or more prior to the class date and time can transfer to the next offering or receive a refund less 10% of the course fee.
  •  For cancellations received less than 2 business days of the class date and time, only substitution of personnel will be allowed, no refunds available. 
  • Colorado Safety Association reserves the right to cancel any class if there are insufficient registrations.