Overall Rating Silver
Overall Score 45.66
Liaison Stalin Espinal
Submission Date March 2, 2023

STARS v2.2

City University of New York, Brooklyn College
PA-15: Workplace Health and Safety

Status Score Responsible Party
Complete 1.36 / 2.00 Carrie Sadovnik
Director of Environmental Health and Safety
Environmental Health & Safety
"---" indicates that no data was submitted for this field

Does the institution have an occupational health and safety management system (OHSMS)?:

Does the system use a nationally or internationally recognized standard or guideline?:

The nationally or internationally recognized OHSMS standard or guideline used:

A brief description of the key components of the custom OHSMS:

The College is one of 25 campuses under the City University of New York (CUNY) system. CUNY set out an environmental management system in 2003 to provide effective management and continuous improvement in its environmental programs. Over the years, the program was expanded to include occupational health and safety. It adheres to the PDCA model, promulgates numerous programs and policies, relies on various channels for feedback including institutional and labor management safety committees, and conducts annual auditing of the campuses.

Annual number of recordable incidents of work-related injury or ill health:

Full-time equivalent of employees:

Full-time equivalent of workers who are not employees, but whose work and/or workplace is controlled by the institution:

A brief description of the methodology used to track and calculate the number of recordable incidents of work-related injury or ill health :

All incidents are reported to Human Resources through Community Service and Public Safety or directly to Human Resources. HR follows up to determine the type of case and the total number of days away from work. HR shares this data with Environmental Health and Safety which reviews data for completeness and accuracy.

Annual number of recordable incidents of work-related injury or ill health per 100 FTE employees:

Website URL where information about the occupational health and safety program is available:

Additional documentation to support the submission:

Completed SH900.1 Summary of Work-related injuries and illnesses for 2021 is delayed.

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