About Cincinnati Children's

  • Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) Recordable Injuries

    Why this measure is important:

    • Cincinnati Children’s is dedicated to ensuring a safe environment for all employees.  
    • Healthy and capable employees are needed to achieve our strategic goals.
    • This measure allows us to compare our safety record and track progress against other industries who also report OSHA recordable injuries.

    How we measure:  We use a standard measurement from OSHA: The number of OSHA recordable injuries and illnesses per 100 full time employees

    OSHA-recordable-injuries

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    What we are doing to improve:

    • Implementing  many safety initiatives for employee including online learning and education and fall prevention programs
    • Improving injury management systems and procedures
    • Occupational Safety & Environmental Health Staff collaborates with other departments, groups and managers to ensure that safety remains an area of focus.

    View the Operational Definition: Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) Recordable Injuries