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
UC Printing Services: Operation Of The Kirk Rudy Cheshire Labeler UC Printing Services 2021 Job Safety Analysis
3D Printer Dissolvable Support Solution Tank Department Of Mechanical Engineering; Office of Environment, Health & Safety 2015 Job Safety Analysis
Sewer Jetter Residential & Student Services Programs; Office of Environment, Health & Safety 2013 Job Safety Analysis
UC Printing Services: Shrinkwrap UC Printing Services; Office of Environment, Health & Safety 2006 Job Safety Analysis
UC Printing Services: Operation Of The Muller Martini Monostar Binder UC Printing Services; Office of Environment, Health & Safety 2006 Job Safety Analysis
UC Printing Services: Operation of the Horizon BQ240 Binder UC Printing Services 2006 Job Safety Analysis
UC Printing Services: Mbo Folder Series 26S/26/30 26S/26/30 UC Printing Services; Office of Environment, Health & Safety 2006 Job Safety Analysis
Inkjet Operation UC Printing Services; Office of Environment, Health & Safety 2006 Job Safety Analysis
UC Printing Services: Operation Of The Muller Martini 335 Stitcher UC Printing Services; Office of Environment, Health & Safety 2006 Job Safety Analysis
UC Printing Services: Operation of The Rollem Score/Numbering Machine UC Printing Services; Office of Environment, Health & Safety 2006 Job Safety Analysis
Three Knife Trimmer UC Printing Services; Office of Environment, Health & Safety 2006 Job Safety Analysis
Operation Of The Challenge Drill UC Printing Services; Office of Environment, Health & Safety 2006 Job Safety Analysis
UC Printing Services: Operation of the Bell & Howell Inserter UC Printing Services; Office of Environment, Health & Safety 2006 Job Safety Analysis
UC Printing Services: Operation Of The Interlake Handstitch Machine UC Printing Services 2006 Job Safety Analysis
Cutting Rope Made Of Synthetic Materials Department of Recreational Sports; Office of Environment, Health & Safety 2005 Job Safety Analysis
Using Hand-Operated Power Tools, Building Office of Environment, Health & Safety 2005 Job Safety Analysis
ASUC Auxiliary: Operating a Table Saw ASUC Auxiliary 2005 Job Safety Analysis
Hand Operated Power Tools Office of Environment, Health & Safety; Department of Recreational Sports 2004 Job Safety Analysis
Using Hand Tools Department of Recreational Sports; Office of Environment, Health & Safety 2004 Job Safety Analysis
UC Printing Services: Operating a Saw-Out Machine Office of Environment, Health & Safety; UC Printing Services 2003 Job Safety Analysis
Milling UC Printing Services; Office of Environment, Health & Safety 2003 Job Safety Analysis
Facilities Services: Operating A 12-Inch Chop Saw Office of Environment, Health & Safety 2003 Job Safety Analysis
Facilities Services: Operating a 6x18 Belt Sander Office of Environment, Health & Safety 2003 Job Safety Analysis
Operating A 12-Inch Band Saw 2003 Job Safety Analysis
Chainsaws Office of Environment, Health & Safety 2003 Job Safety Analysis
Facilities Services: Operating A 18-Inch Band Saw Office of Environment, Health & Safety 2003 Job Safety Analysis
Operating a 14-Inch Radial Arm Saw Office of Environment, Health & Safety 2003 Job Safety Analysis
Operating A 24-Inch Face Planer Office of Environment, Health & Safety 2003 Job Safety Analysis
Joiner, 6 inch Office of Environment, Health & Safety 2003 Job Safety Analysis
Sanders - Operating a 48-Inch Drum Sander 2003 Job Safety Analysis
Joiner, 10 inch 2003 Job Safety Analysis
Facilities Services: Using an Air-Operated Shear Facilities Services; Office of Environment, Health & Safety 2003 Job Safety Analysis
Facilities Services: Using a Foot-Operated Shear Facilities Services; Office of Environment, Health & Safety 2003 Job Safety Analysis
Using Polar Guillotine Cutters Office of Environment, Health & Safety 2003 Job Safety Analysis
Facilities Services: Operating a Glass Belt Sander Office of Environment, Health & Safety 2003 Job Safety Analysis
Facilities Services: Operating a Belt Sander Office of Environment, Health & Safety 2003 Job Safety Analysis
Facilities Services: Operating a Vertical Saw Office of Environment, Health & Safety 2003 Job Safety Analysis
Operating A Rotex Turret Punch Task Hazards Office of Environment, Health & Safety 2003 Job Safety Analysis
Facilities Services: Using A Notcher Office of Environment, Health & Safety 2003 Job Safety Analysis
Facilities Services: Using a 48-Inch Shear Facilities Services 2003 Job Safety Analysis
Sanders - Operating a Glass Belt Sander 2003 Job Safety Analysis
Sanders - Operating a Belt Sander 2003 Job Safety Analysis
Press Break 2003 Job Safety Analysis
Using The Sheet Metal Brake Office of Environment, Health & Safety 2003 Job Safety Analysis
Pipe Cutting: Using The Pipe Threader Office of Environment, Health & Safety 2002 Job Safety Analysis
Facilities Services: Using A 6-Inch Notcher Office of Environment, Health & Safety 2002 Job Safety Analysis
Drill Presses 2002 Job Safety Analysis
Facilities Services: Straight-Cut Table Saw Operation Office of Environment, Health & Safety 2002 Job Safety Analysis
Operating And Maintaining Color Machine Office of Environment, Health & Safety 2002 Job Safety Analysis
Operating And Maintaining Mat Cutter Office of Environment, Health & Safety 2002 Job Safety Analysis
Operating and Maintaining Enlargers 2002 Job Safety Analysis
Operating Pug Mill Office of Environment, Health & Safety 2002 Job Safety Analysis
Kilns and Furnaces 2002 Job Safety Analysis
Using an Angle Grinder Job Safety Analysis
Operating a Pedestal Grinder Job Safety Analysis
Operating a Bench Grinder Job Safety Analysis
Facilities Services: Using an Oxy-Acetylene Welder Office of Environment, Health & Safety Job Safety Analysis
Facilities Services: Using an Arc Welder Office of Environment, Health & Safety Job Safety Analysis
Facilities Services: Operating an Electric Spot Welder Office of Environment, Health & Safety Job Safety Analysis