Department of Personnel and Civil Service Commission
CPR and AED Training

CPR and AED training is available for all City employees. Classes will be held weekly on the 4th Floor of the City-County Building.

To register, please contact the Safety Specialist at 412-255-8969.

City of Pittsburgh Employee Flu Shot Campaign

Couldn't make it to any of the City’s Flu Shot Campaign Events?  You can still get immunized at no cost to you.

Occupational Safety

The safety of City of Pittsburgh employees is of utmost importance and the Department of Personnel & Civil Service Commission’s Safety Office serves as a resource for all employees, directing the strategy needed to drive change and continuous improvement for safety and injury prevention.

What's New

Please be sure to check out the most recent edition of the quarterly Safety Dispatch, always a great resource for seasonal health & safety information.

posted 3/04/14 @ 1:00 pm

The City of Pittsburgh Safety Office is now offering free Adult CPR & AED certification (through the American Heart Association) to any City of Pittsburgh employee. 

posted 9/25/13 @ 12:00 am

Safety Areas

HAZARD ASSESSMENTS

Yearly hazard assessments of all City of Pittsburgh buildings help foster employee safety awareness in addition to pointing out conditions that present a workplace hazard if not corrected.

  • Report an unsafe condition at your facility/workspace - Please email the City Safety Manager at david.reed@pittsburghpa.gov and put "Unsafe Condition" as the subject of your email.
    Please be sure to report the condition to your immediate supervisor first.

INFECTIOUS DISEASE MANAGEMENT

Employees concerned over possible infectious disease exposure while on duty have abundant resources created by the Safety Office available to them, including the ability to speak with the City of Pittsburgh Infectious Disease Officer 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.

INJURY TRACKING & INVESTIGATION

All injuries to City of Pittsburgh employees are tracked and investigated to assure workplace safety policies and procedures are in place and followed. This information helps to identify workplace injury trends and ways to curb similar injuries to other City of Pittsburgh employees.

SAFETY COMMITTEES

The Safety Office promotes and participates in departmental safety committees that engage administration and lay workers to address health and safety concerns in the workplace.

TRAINING RESOURCES

The Safety Office provides multiple training programs on safety issues facing the City of Pittsburgh employee workforce.

WELLNESS INITIATIVES

An employee’s overall health can contribute to injuries at work. With this in mind, the Safety Office works with the CityFit Wellness At Work Program to combine personal health & safety topics with workplace safety initiatives.

 

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