|Submission Date||March 4, 2021|
University of the Pacific
PA-15: Workplace Health and Safety
|0.88 / 2.00||
Environmental Health and Safety
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:
Our health & safety initiatives follow the standard four tenants of a robust program: management commitment/employee involvement, worksite analysis, hazard prevention & control, safety and health training. We have implemented a clear and effective communication plan and are actively engaged in safety.
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 :
Reported number is average workers comp claims from 2017 - 2019. We were not able to determine which were recordable.
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:
University is exempt from OSHA reporting (osha 300 log), so numbers reported are workers compensation claims, not OSHA recordables.
Webpage no longer publicly available. University of the Pacific updated the public-facing website in Fall 2020, eliminating multiple pages including this one.
Page is still accessible to Pacific staff here: