Overall Rating Silver - expired
Overall Score 52.41
Liaison Susan Dorward
Submission Date April 14, 2015
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STARS v2.0

Raritan Valley Community College
PA-12: Workplace Health and Safety

Status Score Responsible Party
Complete 0.61 / 2.00 Susan Dorward
Sustainability and Energy Coordinator
Facilities and Grounds
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Please enter data in the table below::
Performance Year Baseline Year
Number of reportable workplace injuries and occupational disease cases 10 7
Full-time equivalent of employees 519 499

Start and end dates of the performance year and baseline year (or three-year periods):
Start Date End Date
Performance Year Jan. 1, 2014 Dec. 31, 2014
Baseline Year Jan. 1, 2013 Dec. 31, 2013

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

The baseline was adopted for this STARS application.

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

The college participates in the Somerset County Joint Insurance Fund Safety Program.

The college has:
• Safety Committee
• Safety Manual
• Annual Safety Inspections
• Monthly SCJIF Safety Meetings
• RVCC Departmental Safety Meetings
• Regular Safety Training Programs – County Catalog (plus additional as requested)
• Safety Incentive Program
• Safety Recognition /Awards Breakfast

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

FTE is from federal IPEDS database. (Part-timer is 1/3 FTE.) See http://nces.ed.gov/ipeds/datacenter/InstitutionProfile.aspx?unitId=acb3b1b1afb0

20 Housekeeping contractors were brought inhouse in 2014.

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 or simply email your inquiry to stars@aashe.org.