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Incidents in the Outdoors: Pre-existing Health Conditions

Of the more than 3000 incidents reported to the UPLOADS National Incident Dataset, 18.8% of incidents were associated with pre-existing health conditions. This infographic shows the most frequently identified contributory factors, and relationships between factors associated with incidents involving a pre-exiting

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So, you have identified a safety issue in your UPLOADS Data… Now what?

UPLOADS PrIMe is your answer!  PrIMe is a quick and simple process that allows you to create your own safety interventions based on patterns or recurring issues you identify from the UPLOADS data. Click here for more information and download

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Connect data from existing software tools to your UPLOADS Account

The UPLOADS App now has an Application Programming Interface (API) that can be used to connect data from existing software applications (e.g. CareMonkey) with an UPLOADS Account.  We hope that this feature can help organisations with established incident management and learning

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LOA organisation size may influence incident types and severity.

The latest infographic from the UPLOADS Team demonstrates that incidents reported to UPLOADS differ regarding activity type, incident type, and incident severity as a function of organisation size. Click here to view the infographic and see how your organisation stacks up

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Tips to Improve Data Quality

Data reported via the UPLOADS App helps your organisation objectively understand incident frequency and causation, identify trends, and implement action plans to improve safety. High quality data is critical to support appropriate safety management activities. Here are a some tips to

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July 31 – PrIMe Workshop

Workshop Information   Join us for a full day workshop where you will learn how to translate the data collected through the UPLOADS App into incident prevention strategies. Professor Paul Salmon and Dr Scott McLean will introduce you to PrIMe (Preventing

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PrIMe is here!

What is PrIMe? The UPLOADS Preventing Incidents Method (PrIMe) is a quick and simple 8 step process organisations can use to translate the data collected through the UPLOADS App into incident prevention strategies. The process requires members from all levels

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Upcoming Events
  • 2019 ASICS SMA Conference October 25, 2019 at 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm Novotel Twin Waters Resort (270 Ocean Drive, Twin Waters, Sunshine Coast Queensland, Australia) Injury Epidemiology Paper Presentation: A systems-based incident reporting system for understanding and preventing injury in outdoor recreation.
  • Wilderness Risk Management Conference (WRMC) October 30, 2019 – November 1, 2019 Albuquerque, New Mexico, United States
  • UPLOADS PrIMe Webinar November 6, 2019 at 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm Join us for a free webinar where you will learn how to use PrIMe to translate the data collected through the UPLOADS App into incident prevention strategies.

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