1. Immediately call the University’s TPA, UPMC Work Partners, at 1-800-633-1197 (24 hours/day, 7 days/week) to report the work-related injury or illness.
2. Notify your supervisor.
3. Emergency assistance may be obtained from campus Security or Public Safety Departments.
What to do if a student is injured
Faculty And Staff Response to Student Injury — EH&S policy # 1-15 — EH&S Guideline # 1-15
RAMP Analysis – Recognize Assess Minimize Prevent (RAMP)
SHARPS INJURY REPORT FORM — Submit to EH&S (Needle Stick)
Printable NEAR-MISS REPORT FORM
In case of a flood, fire or other emergency that has any potential to affect equipment, personnel, chemicals or paper records, the Department of Chemistry Emergency Protocol should be followed.
We have an Emergency Protocol that makes it a policy to report incidents to the Department of Chemistry after calling the Pitt Police (412) 624-2121 or EH&S (412) 624-9505 as necessary.
Injury and Incident reporting assigned Department of Chemistry Contacts are:
Director of Stockroom Josh Jones firstname.lastname@example.org (412) 624-8554 (724) 469-3338
Facilities Coordinator Mary Beth Conroy email@example.com (412) 624-5521
Administrative Officer Evon Nigro firstname.lastname@example.org (412) 624-8477
Building issues: (412) 624-9515 (after hours or when the university is closed)
Note(s) and References:
Third-party claims administrator (TPA).
HEAT BURN Reference: http://www.mayoclinic.org/first-aid/first-aid-burns/basics/art-20056649
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