Investigation and Root Cause Analysis Best Practices
Make plans to become more empowered to make a difference. Mindset is the driving force for success and achievement. At the 2022 Global TapRooT® Summit, we offer eight focused tracks for immersion on different topics to support your success. A popular choice is our Investigation and Root Cause Analysis Best Practices Track. If you investigate incidents at your facility and are responsible for not only the integrity of your investigations but also developing effective corrective actions and reporting to management, this is your track!
Overview of Best Practice Sessions
We’re excited to present an awesome line-up of experts and sessions for this track. Track sessions include:
Better/Faster Investigations, Patrick Fortune and Gard Clark
Get great senior management investigation critiques, and learn how to speed up your investigation while maintaining the quality of the investigation.
Root Cause Analysis: What Doesn’t Work, Ralph Brickey and Heidi Reed
Join two seasoned EHS professionals to learn some common pitfalls investigators fall into when performing a root cause analysis, and how to avoid them.
Amplify your Listening Skills, Vincent Phipps
Listening is a skill? You bet it is! Learn how to be a better communicator. You will never forget Vincent Phipps’ can-do communication expertise after you’ve met him and heard him speak.
From New TapRooT® Users to Great Investigators, Doug McCormick
The great thing about TapRooT® Root Cause Analysis is that the tools guide you to finding the real root causes. Ensure you are using TapRooT® Root Cause Analysis to your utmost advantage, and watch your investigations go from good to great.
How SnapCharT®’s Influence Corrective Actions & Impact Buy-In to Corrective Actions, Marcus Miller and Steve Swarthout
A SnapCharT® is more than a timeline! It is a central repository for your investigation and a powerful influencer. This session reveals how to use this tool to get buy-in to your corrective actions.
Fatality Investigations & Lessons Learned, Grant Ireland and Cory Wald
Stop incidents from occurring by learning from other investigations. Learn about lessons learned in an OSHA fatality investigation, and a major plant fire investigation.
Reporting and Trending Using the TapRooT® Software, Dan Verlinde and Angie Comer
Are you trending your incident investigation data? If not, how do you know where you should be spending your time? Worker smarter, not harder by learning how easy reporting and trending are with TapRooT® Software.
Exciting Keynote Speakers
In addition, we have five keynote speakers who will challenge, inspire and motivate you.
- Inky Johnson, “You Can’t Be Stopped When Truly Inspired”
- Ken Futch, “Take Your Best Shot”
- Claus Rose, “What Senior Managers Want from Root Cause Analysis”
- Admiral Joseph Aucoin, “Hearing Warnings: The Need for Senior Leadership to Listen and Respond to Signals that Indicate Unacceptable Risk”
- Kirstie Ennis, “Don’t Accept Limitations”
Learn More About Summit Tracks
Watch this video for a quick overview of each focused-learning track.
Join us in Knoxville, Tennessee
Empower yourself with better investigation and root cause analysis skills! Global TapRooT® Summit Week is May 2 – 6, 2022 in Knoxville, Tennessee. Relax and enjoy the Southern charm and hospitality of this vibrant river city or choose your outdoor adventure at the nearby Smoky Mountain National Park.