The Division of Industry Services establishes and enforce occupational safety and health standards for public sector employees. Consultation and inspections are provided by Industry Services Occupation Safety and Health staff. Wisconsin's Clean Indoor Air Act and the Right to Know Law, which provide information to employees concerning workplace conditions, are administered by the Division.
Department of Workforce Development - Process for Handling Work Injuries & Illness
Questions regarding the Publis Sector Safety program can be sent to DSPSSBHealthAndSafetyTech@Wi.gov.
When reporting a public sector employee fatality or 3 or more hospitalizations, contact the department at (608) 267-9420 during regular business hours. The State of Wisconsin Division of Emergency Management can be contacted at (800) 943-0003 outside of regular business hours.
*New Online Reporting for Injury and Illness Forms*
The Department of Safety and Professional Services is excited to announce a new online reporting system for Injury and Illness forms. This provides public employers with access to online reporting of Injuries and Illnesses on behalf of public employers for the State of Wisconsin. The State of Wisconsin requires that
by March 1st of every year all public employers report Injuries and Illnesses utilizing the SBD10710 form.
Please visit the
Injury and Illness Reporting online system to enter, review, and submit your information. After submitting your information, you will receive a confirmation email with a printable version of the form for posting.
The Department of Safety and Professional Services is providing guidance for the care and handling of formaldehyde by public employees. Please see the
Formaldehyde Standard Requirements document, which is also located in the Publications section below.