Category Incidents

“Incidents” refer to events or occurrences, often unexpected, that can disrupt normal operations or activities. They can range from minor issues to major events and typically require a response to mitigate consequences. In various contexts, incidents can mean:

  1. Workplace: Any unplanned event that causes or could cause injury, illness, or property damage.
  2. Security: A breach or threat to systems, networks, or data.
  3. Medical: An event involving patient safety or health complications.
  4. Environmental: An occurrence that impacts the environment, like spills or leaks.

Incident reporting and management are crucial for preventing recurrence and improving safety and efficiency.