What are the 5 steps of the DRA
1/ Evaluation of situation, task, people at risk
2/ select Safe systems of work
3/ Asses chosen systems of work
4/ introduce additional controls
5/ Reasses systems of work and Control measures.
Who will be informed if Operational Discretion is in use.
Monitoring officers and ORT will here messages additionally an SAI (Senior Accident Investigator) will be informed.
Messages re Ops discretion
From at… Ops discretion in use, one ff entered canal to rescue child. TMO
Full informative message to follow..as above + “ PFD, water rescue line, spotters in use. TMO
What actions following use of Ops discretion
“Ops discretion no longer in use.”
Will be a review to decide whether actions were justified or not. If they were policy change to be considered
If not managerial action needed.