The Occupational Safety website covers many occupational safety and health topics found at University of Wisconsin System campuses.
Staff at UW System campuses can contact our office with questions about occupational safety and health. Contact information is available at the bottom of each page.
Management Led Safety
The purpose of management led safety is to demonstrate a visible commitment to safety by upper management, supervisors, and employees. This culture will share an unshakable belief among all employees that the safety of people and property is not to be compromised, cannot be delegated and requires active participation by all and is not dependent on one or two people for its success. Safety is everyone’s responsibility in order to ensure a safe and healthy work environment.
Below is some additional information:
on March 5, 2015
The purpose of an organization’s safety committee is to bring a representation of employees and management together to discuss and promote occupational safety and health within that organization.
on March 12, 2015
Return to work programs minimize the emotional and economic impact a work related injury has on both the employee and the employer by returning the injured or ill employee back to work as soon as medically feasible. These programs should create a partnership between the employee and employer to ensure both parties’ needs are met. […]
INJURY REDUCTION GRANT
Grant proposals due to BSRM from agencies/institutions
Program implemented with all initiative costs completed or BSRM extension with final completion date of 8.30.15