EH&S provides guidance and services to the campus community that promote health, safety, and environmental stewardship.
Areas of service and support: working with hazards, risk assessment, safety and compliance, policies and procedures, consultation and training, resources and guidance.
Providing support, in the form of risk assessment, review, consultation, training, and the necessary resources and guidance for research at UC Berkeley.
The campuswide Workplace Safety Program serves as the university’s central program for creating a safe and healthful work environment.
EH&S is working in partnership with the Office of Emergency Management, University Health Services (UHS), and campus leadership to help keep the UC Berkeley community healthy and safe.
The EH&S Resources and Guides Library includes Fact Sheets, Job Safety Analysis (JSA), Forms, Program Documents, Manuals, Checklists, Reports, Lessons Learned, and more.
911 or (510) 642-3333 - Incident, Injury, Exposure, Fire, etc..
Biosafety, Chemical Safety, Equipment Safety, Fire Safety, Hazardous Materials, Laser Safety, Radiological, etc...
Chemical, Biohazardous, Radioactive, Lab Equipment, etc..
Personal Protective Equipment, Gloves, Masks, Lab Coats, etc...
Job Safety Analysis (JSA), Standard Operating Procedures (SOP), Fact Sheets, etc..
Coordinating, implementing, and documenting safety practices in departments across campus.Learn more
Ensuring safety in the workplace through hazards communication and safety training. Learn more
Policies, procedures, and training materials for any type of shop-work activities. Learn more
Providing support, consultation, and the necessary guidance and resources for research. Learn more
Information and guidance for construction contractors work on the UC Berkeley campus. Learn more
Liaising between the occupants of their building and various campus service and support units. Learn more
Providing inspections, plan review, and code consultation; serving as a fire protection and life safety resource for all UC Berkeley-owned and occupied buildings.Learn more
Providing resources and guidance for the UC Berkeley community to reduce exposure to wildfire smoke. Learn more
Leveraging expertise in occupational health & safety to keep the campus community protected from COVID-19.
Please note you will need to either be on campus (wired or wireless) or use the GlobalProtect VPN to access EH&S apps. Learn more.
View and manage lab personnel and location(s) information using the lab roster tool and rooms, and designate lab roles.
Manage Radiation Use Authorizations, print signage, purchase materials, and request a radioactive waste pick-up.
Manage and dispose of hazardous waste in including chemicals, biohazardous waste, radioactive waste, and sharps.
Define what hazards you are exposed to in your daily work and how to protect yourself against those risks.
Manage and update your chemical inventory. Access Safety Data Sheets (SDS) for chemicals in your inventory.
Tool for inspections and audits, completing self inspections, and collecting compliance data.
Makes it easy for staff to follow procedures by providing a centralized source for documentation.
Apply for permits to ensuring safe and compliant campus events.
Set up chartstring, authorize EH&S to recover costs for services, manage recharge account information.