Overall Rating Silver
Overall Score 57.01
Liaison Meghna Tare
Submission Date April 3, 2022

STARS v2.2

University of Texas at Arlington
PA-15: Workplace Health and Safety

Status Score Responsible Party
Complete 1.18 / 2.00 Meghna Tare
Director
Office of Sustainability
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Does the institution have an occupational health and safety management system (OHSMS)?:
No

Does the system use a nationally or internationally recognized standard or guideline?:
No

The nationally or internationally recognized OHSMS standard or guideline used:
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A brief description of the key components of the custom OHSMS:

N/A


Annual number of recordable incidents of work-related injury or ill health:
34

Full-time equivalent of employees:
3,959

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 :

TA is not subject to OSHA recording and reporting rules and does not track recordable incidents in the same manner. The University of Texas System (UT System) operates a self-administered / self-insured workers’ compensation insurance program pursuant to Chapter 503 of the Texas Labor Code. Program administration includes management of cost containment contracts, actuarial assessment of premiums, fund administration, reporting and training, and timely payment of claims and expenses. Workers’ compensation claims are investigated and managed by staff of a third-party administrator


Annual number of recordable incidents of work-related injury or ill health per 100 FTE employees:
0.86

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