|Overall Rating||Gold - expired|
|Submission Date||July 25, 2014|
PA-12: Workplace Health and Safety
|0.00 / 2.00||
Please enter data in the table below::
|Performance Year||Baseline Year|
|Number of reportable workplace injuries and occupational disease cases||1,589||1,070|
|Full-time equivalent of employees||25,902||21,217|
Start and end dates of the performance year and baseline year (or three-year periods):
|Start Date||End Date|
|Performance Year||Sept. 1, 2012||Aug. 31, 2013|
|Baseline Year||Sept. 1, 2007||Aug. 31, 2008|
A brief description of when and why the workplace health and safety baseline was adopted:
The 2008 baseline year was chosen because this is the year that General Occupational Safety and Industrial Hygiene program was created at Emory University. It is also the first full year of trending accidents.
A brief description of the institution’s workplace health and safety initiatives:
EHSO has university-wide responsibility for developing, implementing and maintaining EHS programs to control occupational exposures and to oversee the implementation of the mandated federal/state laws, regulations, and guidelines promulgated by the Occupational Safety and health Administration (OSHA), the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), the Georgia Department of Natural Resources (DNR) as well other relevant agencies.
The website URL where information about the institution’s workplace health and safety initiatives is available:
The information presented here is self-reported. While AASHE staff review portions of all STARS reports and institutions are welcome to seek additional forms of review, the data in STARS reports are not verified by AASHE. If you believe any of this information is erroneous or inconsistent with credit criteria, please review the process for inquiring about the information reported by an institution and complete the Data Inquiry Form.