Occupational & Environmental Safety
Safety Mission Statement
Whitworth University is committed to creating a safe, healthy and injury-free workplace for faculty, staff and student workers. Safety is essential to all business functions, and every employee has a responsibility to maintain a safe work environment by preventing accidents. The university will support this mission by maintaining an accident prevention program, which meets or exceeds the standards found in the Washington Administrative Code and other applicable federal, state and local regulations. The university will also provide training, review procedures, and maintain facilities and equipment in a safe manner.