9. Reporting and Evaluation

Best Practices Associated with Reporting Damage, Near Miss, and Incident Data 1

The following best practices related to reporting damage prevention data were reviewed by the CGA’s Data Reporting & Evaluation Committee (DR&EC). Under each particular best practice is a partial list of examples identified during the creation of that best practice. Understanding this is a partial list, it should be recognized that other options may be available.

From a national data perspective, CGA Stakeholders recognize the CGA DIRT tool as the most beneficial source currently available for nationwide data regarding damages, near misses, and incident data.

  • 1. TR-2010-02: Wording approved by CGA Board on June 19, 2014