Overall Rating Gold - expired
Overall Score 70.82
Liaison Rochelle Owen
Submission Date Jan. 7, 2015
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STARS v2.0

Dalhousie University
PA-12: Workplace Health and Safety

Status Score Responsible Party
Complete 0.46 / 2.00 Jerry Aguinaga
Environment, Health and Safety Office
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Please enter data in the table below::
Performance Year Baseline Year
Number of reportable workplace injuries and occupational disease cases 203 154
Full-time equivalent of employees 7,472 7,339.50

Start and end dates of the performance year and baseline year (or three-year periods):
Start Date End Date
Performance Year Jan. 1, 2016 Dec. 31, 2014
Baseline Year Jan. 1, 2012 Dec. 31, 2012

A brief description of when and why the workplace health and safety baseline was adopted:

A brief description of the institution’s workplace health and safety initiatives:

The Environmental Health and Safety Office serves as a resource to the university community, assisting employees, students, and visitors in meeting their obligations towards a healthy and safe workplace.

The website URL where information about the institution’s workplace health and safety initiatives is available:

The work place accident number increased from the baseline year to performance year mainly due to the increased reporting of workplace accidents. Also, Environmental Health and Safety Office are in the process of putting together a comprehensive data set to allow for more accuracy of the results

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