FRANKLIN, TN--(Marketwired - Nov 11, 2014) -  UL Workplace Health & Safety today announced a major deal with Providence Health & Services (PHS), the third largest not-for-profit health system in the United States. PHS will be implementing UL's Occupational Health Manager (OHM) software platform throughout Employee Health Services and Injury Management Services.

UL Workplace Health & Safety's OHM system has unique capabilities, including a Supervisor Portal and Adhoc Query Tool, incident management system, and opportunity to provide leading indicators and integrate tools for affecting loss prevention.

"UL Workplace Health & Safety shares with Providence a common goal: to keep employees healthy and safe," said Bill Grana, president of UL Workplace Health & Safety. "We also know that maintaining the health and safety of staff and other caregivers is a critical component of delivering high quality care and patient well-being. Healthcare workers across the country face potential injury or illness every day -- from slips and falls, sharps exposures, or infections. UL's OHM solution dedicated to employee health and well-being can help mitigate the personal and professional risks so that workers can focus on their jobs and their patients. We are delighted that Providence Health & Services has chosen UL to support its occupational health program."

About UL Workplace Health & Safety

UL Workplace Health & Safety empowers organizations to protect the well-being of workers, ensure organizational compliance and peace of mind and drive measurable business improvement. More than 2,000 organizations in over 20 major industries, including manufacturing, healthcare, pharmaceutical and life sciences, construction and energy, trust UL's workplace health and safety tools to meet their expanding needs. To learn more, visit or call 888.202.3016.

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UL is a premier global independent safety science company that has championed progress for 120 years. Its more than 10,000 professionals are guided by the UL mission to promote safe working and living environments for all people. UL uses research and standards to continually advance and meet ever-evolving safety needs. We partner with businesses, manufacturers, trade associations and international regulatory authorities to bring solutions to a more complex global supply chain. For more information about our certification, testing, inspection, advisory and education services, visit

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