Resources and Guides

Job Safety Analysis (JSA)

A JSA describes job tasks in step-by-step fashion, identifies associated hazards at each step, and outlines proper hazard controls that minimize the risk of injury or illness to the individual(s) performing that task. 

JSAs Listed by Topic: 
Body Mechanics | Chemical Safety | Cleaning Operations | Equipment and Tools | Laboratory Safety | Material Handling | Outdoor Work | Powered Vehicles | Shop Safety

Fact Sheets

EH&S Fact Sheets serve as campus-wide Standard Operating Procedures (SOP).

Lessons Learned

Reports on incidents that involve injury, exposure (real or potential), or significant damage property. Lessons Learned detail what happened and how similar incidents can be avoided in the future.

Title Author Year Publication type
Ladders Gary Bayne 2021 Program Document
COVID-19 Prevention Training Handout 2021 Handout
UC Berkeley COVID-19 Prevention Program (CPP) Office of Environment, Health & Safety 2021 Program Document
COVID-19 Field Protocol: Worksite Planning Checklist Office of Environment, Health & Safety 2021 Checklist
Electrical Safety Program Office of Environment, Health & Safety 2021 Program Document
Electrical Safety Office of Environment, Health & Safety 2021 Fact Sheet
COVID-19 Face Covering Guidance (University Health Services) University Health Services 2021 Bulletin
Permit to Operate - Richmond Field Station Bay Area Air Quality Management District (BAAQMD) 2021 Permit
Field Station Inspection Office of Environment, Health & Safety 2021 Checklist
Help Prevent Sewer Backups and Overflow Office of Environment, Health & Safety 2021 Bulletin
Laboratory Ramp-Up Phase 4 SOP Template Office of Environment, Health & Safety 2021 Template
One Glove Policy Office of Environment, Health & Safety 2021 Bulletin
UC Printing Services: Operation Of The Kirk Rudy Cheshire Labeler UC Printing Services 2021 Job Safety Analysis
EHS 207: Guidelines on Protecting Workers from COVID-19 (Accessible PDF) Office of Environment, Health & Safety 2021 Program Document
2020 Annual Fire Safety and Security Report University of California Police Department, Berkeley 2021 Report
Confined Space Entry Program Office of Environment, Health & Safety 2021 Program Document
Permit to Operate - Clark Kerr Campus Bay Area Air Quality Management District (BAAQMD) 2021 Permit
Facility Wastewater Discharge Permit (UC Berkeley Main Campus) East Bay Municipal Utility District 2020 Permit
Use of Heaters in Temporary Tents & Awnings CAL FIRE 2020 Bulletin
Sewer System Management Plan Office of Environment, Health & Safety 2020 Plan
Controlled Substances Project Registration Update Form Office of Environment, Health & Safety 2020 Form
Sun Protection OSHA 2020 Program Document
Mosquito Net CDC 2020 Procedure
Lab Equipment Electrical Safety Office of Environment, Health & Safety 2020 Program Document
Permit to Operate - Regatta Bay Area Air Quality Management District (BAAQMD) 2020 Permit
Job Safety Analysis Template Office of Environment, Health & Safety 2020 Job Safety Analysis
Job Safety Analysis - Training Sign-In Sheet Office of Environment, Health & Safety 2020 Job Safety Analysis
Shop Safety Newsletter - September 2020 Campus Shop Safety Committee 2020 Bulletin
Personal Protective Equipment for Lab and Shops Office of Environment, Health & Safety 2020 Fact Sheet
COVID-19 Guidance for Cleaning & Disinfecting in the Workplace Office of Environment, Health & Safety 2020 Booklet
Drain Disposal Restrictions for Chemicals Office of Environment, Health & Safety 2020 Manual
Needles and Sharps: Safe Handling, Injury Response and Disposal Office of Environment, Health & Safety 2020 Fact Sheet
Clorox 360 Sprayer Facilities Services 2020 Job Safety Analysis
Rooftop Safety Plan Soheila (Sonia) Khaligh 2020 Procedure
Rooftop Work Safety Plan Checklist Soheila (Sonia) Khaligh 2020 Checklist
Heat Illness Prevention Program Worksite Planning and Site Checklist Office of Environment, Health & Safety 2020 Checklist
Heat Illness Prevention Program Work Planning and Site Checklist Office of Environment, Health & Safety 2020 Checklist
Noise: Controlling Your Exposure at Work - Fact Sheet Office of Environment, Health & Safety 2020 Fact Sheet
Hearing Conservation Program Office of Environment, Health & Safety 2020 Program Document
UC Berkeley Laboratory Research Ramp Down Checklist Office of the Vice Chancellor for Research 2020 Checklist
UC Berkeley Toxic Gas Program Office of Environment, Health & Safety 2020 Procedure
Permit to Operate - Carleton Bay Area Air Quality Management District (BAAQMD) 2020 Permit
Exposure Control Plan - UC Berkeley Office of Environment, Health & Safety 2020 Plan
Soil Off-Haul Protocol Office of Environment, Health & Safety 2020 Procedure
Safe Storage of Hazardous Chemicals Guide Office of Environment, Health & Safety 2020 Manual
Dual Use Research of Concern (DURC) Application Form - UC Berkeley Office of Environment, Health & Safety 2020 Form
Recombinant DNA Training for Research Group Members Template Chips (Toan) Hoai 2020 Program Document
Accident Investigation Office of Environment, Health & Safety 2020 Fact Sheet
Cooling Tower Cleaning Facilities Services; Office of Environment, Health & Safety 2020 Job Safety Analysis
Bulletin Boards Information Sheet Amy Chen 2019 Procedure
2018 Annual Fire Safety and Security Report University of California Police Department, Berkeley 2019 Report
2019 Annual Fire Safety and Security Report University of California Police Department, Berkeley 2019 Report
Flood Water Discharges from Elevator Service Pits and Sumps Office of Environment, Health & Safety 2019 Procedure
Wastewater Toxics Management Plan Office of Environment, Health & Safety 2019 Plan
Permit to Operate - Berkeley Campus (Title V Operating Permit) Bay Area Air Quality Management District (BAAQMD) 2019 Permit
Overflow Emergency Response Plan Office of Environment, Health & Safety 2019 Plan
University Village, Albany CS Office of Environment, Health & Safety 2019 Plan
Construction Managers Guide Office of Environment, Health & Safety 2019 Manual
Permit to Operate - Blue Oak Ranch Reserve 2019 Permit
UC Field Operations Safety Manual UCOP 2019 Manual