|Overall Rating||Gold - expired|
|Submission Date||Nov. 23, 2015|
University of Houston
PA-12: Workplace Health and Safety
|0.88 / 2.00||
Office of Sustainability
Please enter data in the table below::
|Performance Year||Baseline Year|
|Number of reportable workplace injuries and occupational disease cases||87||115|
|Full-time equivalent of employees||4,903||4,932|
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, 2011||Aug. 31, 2012|
A brief description of when and why the workplace health and safety baseline was adopted:
That was the baseline that Environmental Health and Life Safety provided.
A brief description of the institution’s workplace health and safety initiatives:
The University of Houston employs a number of health and safety initiatives through various departments and policies. Environmental Health and Life safety handles the majority of these initiatives and safety training including: respiratory protection, chemical hygiene, asbestos, fall protection, ergonomics and many other initiatives.
The website URL where information about the institution’s workplace health and safety initiatives is available:
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