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
Loading and Unloading the Emergency Response Truck Office of Environment, Health & Safety 2005 Job Safety Analysis
Recreational Sports - Pro Shop: Using Step Stool Office of Environment, Health & Safety 2005 Job Safety Analysis
Recreational Sports - Athletic Camps Setting Up/Taking Down Equipment Office of Environment, Health & Safety 2005 Job Safety Analysis
Drums, moving by hand Office of Environment, Health & Safety 2005 Job Safety Analysis
Drums, moving, empty Office of Environment, Health & Safety 2005 Job Safety Analysis
Equipment, setup and takedown Office of Environment, Health & Safety 2005 Job Safety Analysis
Packages Office of Environment, Health & Safety 2005 Job Safety Analysis
Step Stool Office of Environment, Health & Safety 2005 Job Safety Analysis
Drums, 55 gallon, securing Office of Environment, Health & Safety 2005 Job Safety Analysis
Drums, loaded 55 gallon Office of Environment, Health & Safety 2005 Job Safety Analysis
Drums, loaded Office of Environment, Health & Safety 2005 Job Safety Analysis
Moving/Lifting Heavy Objects Office of Environment, Health & Safety 2004 Job Safety Analysis
Kayaks - Loading Department of Recreational Sports 2004 Job Safety Analysis
Kayaks - Launching Office of Environment, Health & Safety 2004 Job Safety Analysis
Handling/Transporting/Storing Fuel Container Office of Environment, Health & Safety 2004 Job Safety Analysis
Waste Tubs, medical, stacking Office of Environment, Health & Safety 2003 Job Safety Analysis
Climbing/Trimming, trees Office of Environment, Health & Safety 2003 Job Safety Analysis
Dock Leveler Office of Environment, Health & Safety 2003 Job Safety Analysis
Archiving Office of Environment, Health & Safety 2002 Job Safety Analysis