Overall Rating Silver - expired
Overall Score 52.81
Liaison Chad King
Submission Date Feb. 26, 2016
Executive Letter Download

STARS v2.0

University of Denver
PA-12: Workplace Health and Safety

Status Score Responsible Party
Complete 1.00 / 2.00 Chad King
Sustainability Coordinator
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Please enter data in the table below::
Performance Year Baseline Year
Number of reportable workplace injuries and occupational disease cases 42 65
Full-time equivalent of employees 2,343 2,309

Start and end dates of the performance year and baseline year (or three-year periods):
Start Date End Date
Performance Year July 1, 2013 June 30, 2014
Baseline Year July 1, 2010 June 30, 2011

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 Department supports the University's mission by ensuring the health and well-being of University students, faculty, staff, and visitors and by remaining a community leader in environmental stewardship and sustainability.

The Environmental Health and Safety Department assists the University community in reducing risk and injury through hazard recognition, evaluation and remediation. EHS acts as the University liaison to federal, state and local regulatory agencies related to environmental and occupational safety issues.
EHS offers training for University employees covering a number of general safety topics:

Back and Lifting Safety
Heat Stress
Ladder Safety
Winter Safety

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.