Incident Investigation – Case Study
Instructions and Grading Rubric
Read Case III located on pages 560-562 in your textbook. Once you have read all of the materials, write an incident report utilizing the Guide for Identifying Causal Factors & Corrective Actions located on pages 156-160 in the textbook.
What are your findings? What is/are your recommended corrective action(s)? Who is at fault, if anyone? Could this have been averted? How, or why?
The project is required to be a minimum of 500-600 words (or a minimum of 2 pages and a maximum of 4 pages) double-spaced. You should follow APA style and referencing guidelines and choose articles from journals available on the CSU Online Library database. You may also use any website as a resource.
This Incident Investigation will be graded based on the CSU Grading Rubric for all types of papers. To view the rubric, click here.
CSU requires that students use the APA format in writing papers and case studies. Therefore, the APA rules for formatting, quoting, paraphrasing, citing, and listing of sources are to be followed. A document titled “CSU APA Guidelines Summary” is available for you to download from the Writing Resources Link, found in the Student Resources area of the myCSU Student Portal. This document provides links to several internet sites that provide comprehensive information on APA formatting, including examples and sample papers.