Overall Rating Gold
Overall Score 66.51
Liaison Aurora Sharrard
Submission Date Feb. 28, 2021

STARS v2.2

University of Pittsburgh
PA-15: Workplace Health and Safety

Status Score Responsible Party
Complete 1.75 / 2.00 Keith Duval
Health and Safety
Environmental Health & Safety
"---" indicates that no data was submitted for this field

Does the institution have an occupational health and safety management system (OHSMS)?:

Does the system use a nationally or internationally recognized standard or guideline?:

The nationally or internationally recognized OHSMS standard or guideline used:

A brief description of the key components of the custom OHSMS:

The University of Pittsburgh annually completes the “HandS report” for Self-insurers of Pennsylvania. The HandS report provides Accident and Illness prevention program (A&IP) guidelines.

Annual number of recordable incidents of work-related injury or ill health:

Full-time equivalent of employees:

Full-time equivalent of workers who are not employees, but whose work and/or workplace is controlled by the institution:

A brief description of the methodology used to track and calculate the number of recordable incidents of work-related injury or ill health :

Accident Tracker software is utilized to track incident data for the University of Pittsburgh.

Annual number of recordable incidents of work-related injury or ill health per 100 FTE employees:

Website URL where information about the occupational health and safety program is available:
Additional documentation to support the submission:

OSHA 300A, 300 Logs (2017-2019), Bureau of Labor Statistics
Number of injuries and cases per FTE employee (Part 1 above: 0.0099 performance year and 0.014 baseline year).

Web-based program would not allow manual entry of data.

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