Investigate road accidents


Investigate road vehicle accidents and conduct post-accident debriefing conferences. Analyse the exact circumstances of the accident and present conclusions to the authorities. Provide recommendations on how future accidents may be prevented.

Alternative labels

investigate road vehicle accidents
carry out investigations of road accidents
carry out investigations of automobile accidents
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conduct road accident investigations
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investigate accidents involving road vehicles
investigate accidents involving automobiles
perform road accident investigation activities
conduct automobile accident investigations

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Relationships with occupations

Essential skill

Investigate road accidents is an essential skill of the following occupations:

Bus route supervisor: Bus route supervisors coordinate vehicle movements, routes and drivers, and may supervise loading, unloading, and checking of baggage or express shipped by bus.

Optional skill

Investigate road accidents is optional for these occupations. This means knowing this skill may be an asset for career advancement if you are in one of these occupations.

Police officer: Police officers use investigation methods to prevent crime, to pursue and apprehend criminals, and protect the public from violent and criminal activities. They perform surveillance and patrol activities to prevent crimes and apprehend offenders. They provide support to victimised parties and the public at large, and fulfil administrative duties.
Transport planner: Traffic planners develop and implement policies in order to improve transport systems, taking into account the social, environmental and economic factors. They collect and analyse traffic data using statistical modelling tools.




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Last updated on September 20, 2022