Skip to main content

Use data to better understand risks to our employees

DOT will continue to track employee injuries and analyze the data for trends. The agency will use the results to target the types of injuries that occur most often and create new safety training materials. In addition, DOT has hired a consultant to provide feedback on work zone design.

Strategic Plan 2016 Initiative

8.1.2

Short-Term Milestones (by end of 2017)

Status

Update Description

DOT will continue to track employee injuries, analyze the data for trends, and develop and implement actions to address the most common injury types.

Ongoing

DOT has been researching new formats for injury tracking by division and is collaborating with IT for the best solution. Enhancements will be made to compare DOT’s data to industry standards, which will enable DOT to discuss trends and take action to reduce injuries. Success will be highlighted so recognition can be given. 

Medium-Term Milestones (by end of 2021)

Status

Update Description

DOT will continue to track employee injuries, analyze the data for trends, and develop and implement actions to address the most common injury types.