Overall Rating Silver
Overall Score 61.37
Liaison Suzanne Davis
Submission Date Oct. 26, 2020

STARS v2.2

University of Queensland
PA-15: Workplace Health and Safety

Status Score Responsible Party
Complete 1.18 / 2.00
"---" indicates that no data was submitted for this field

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

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

The nationally or internationally recognized OHSMS standard or guideline used:
Australian Standard AS4801

A brief description of the key components of the custom OHSMS:
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Annual number of recordable incidents of work-related injury or ill health:
145

Full-time equivalent of employees:
6,613

Full-time equivalent of workers who are not employees, but whose work and/or workplace is controlled by the institution:
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A brief description of the methodology used to track and calculate the number of recordable incidents of work-related injury or ill health :

Incidents are tracked through UQ's incident reporting system, UQSafe, which is used to record injury, illness, hazards and near miss.

UQ Safe is an online portal accessible with a UQ login. The site is accessed here, follow the tabs to "Risk Management"
https://staff.uq.edu.au/information-and-services/health-safety-wellbeing/health-safety-workplace

UQ Safe Risk Assessment
https://staff.uq.edu.au/information-and-services/health-safety-wellbeing/health-safety-workplace/risk/assessments

Health monitoring
https://staff.uq.edu.au/information-and-services/health-safety-wellbeing/health-safety-workplace/risk/health-monitoring


Annual number of recordable incidents of work-related injury or ill health per 100 FTE employees:
2.19

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