Of all the examples in this book, the liability report can have the most extreme significance for a business because it can involve legal actions and possible financial settlements or fines. Those who might be called upon to prepare a liability report include:
►Production or traffic managers.
►Drivers or operators.
►Inspectors before the accident.
►Inspectors after the accident.
It is a serious matter when equipment is damaged or destroyed. The prospect of litigation is frightening. But nothing is more important than preserving the health and welfare of workers. Liability reports must be complete, clear, and true.
Developing and using a standardized form is a good way to ensure that various critical questions are answered ...