The University of Tennessee Policies on Safety and Health

SUBJECT: II. RESPONSIBILITIES OF UNIVERSITY-WIDE SAFETY AND HEALTH ADMINISTRATION

EFFECTIVE: 3/15/86

REVISED 7/1/90

The responsibilities of the UWA Safety and Health Administration shall be:

  1. To evaluate, review and audit each campus, location and or health care facility for compliance with the University's safety and health policies.
  2. To serve as a liaison between the University and the Tennessee Department of Labor and other state and federal regulatory agencies.
  3. To support each campus and unit in the implementation of their various safety and health programs.
  4. To provide the President of the University and the Board of Trustees of the University of Tennessee current information on safety and health activities.
  5. To develop and recommend University policy relating to safety and health matters.
  6. To develop and maintain information on safety and health as an educational resource for the University.