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 typesort descending
Moving/Lifting Heavy Objects Office of Environment, Health & Safety 2004 Job Safety Analysis
Job Safety Analysis Template Office of Environment, Health & Safety 2020 Job Safety Analysis
Recreational Sports - Athletic Camps Setting Up/Taking Down Equipment Department of Recreational Sports 2005 Job Safety Analysis
Handling/Transporting/Storing Fuel Container Office of Environment, Health & Safety 2004 Job Safety Analysis
Job Safety Analysis - Training Sign-In Sheet Office of Environment, Health & Safety 2020 Job Safety Analysis
Using Hand-Operated Power Tools, Building Office of Environment, Health & Safety 2005 Job Safety Analysis
Recreational Sports - Maintenance Operating Motorized Vehicle (Petroleum Powered) Department of Recreational Sports 2004 Job Safety Analysis
Hand Operated Power Tools Office of Environment, Health & Safety; Department of Recreational Sports 2004 Job Safety Analysis
Recreational Sports - Maintenance Using Ladders Office of Environment, Health & Safety 2004 Job Safety Analysis
Climbing Equipment Office of Environment, Health & Safety 2003 Job Safety Analysis
Recreational Sports - Maintenance Operating the Floor Cleaning Machine Office of Environment, Health & Safety 2004 Job Safety Analysis
Loading and Unloading the Emergency Response Truck Emergency Response; Office of Environment, Health & Safety 2005 Job Safety Analysis
Mercury Release Emergency Response Office of Environment, Health & Safety 2003 Job Safety Analysis
Emergency Response Cleaning Up an Unknown Chemical Release or Unknown Abandoned Material Emergency Response; Office of Environment, Health & Safety 2005 Job Safety Analysis
Woodchipper Office of Environment, Health & Safety 2003 Job Safety Analysis
Kayaks - Loading Department of Recreational Sports 2004 Job Safety Analysis
Kayaks - Launching Office of Environment, Health & Safety 2004 Job Safety Analysis
Refueling a Gas Caddie Department of Recreational Sports 2004 Job Safety Analysis
Chainsaws Office of Environment, Health & Safety 2003 Job Safety Analysis
Recreational Sports - Pro Shop: Using Step Stool Department of Recreational Sports 2005 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
ASUC Auxiliary: Operating a Table Saw ASUC Auxiliary 2005 Job Safety Analysis
Facilities Services: Straight-Cut Table Saw Operation Office of Environment, Health & Safety 2002 Job Safety Analysis
Facilities Services: Painting Curbs, Lines, and Stalls Office of Environment, Health & Safety 2003 Job Safety Analysis
Facilities Services: Using the Circle Shear and Angle Shear Office of Environment, Health & Safety 2003 Job Safety Analysis
Facilities Services: Using an Air-Operated Shear Office of Environment, Health & Safety 2003 Job Safety Analysis
Facilities Services: Using a Foot-Operated Shear 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
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
Sanders - Operating a Glass Belt Sander 2003 Job Safety Analysis
Sanders - Operating a Belt Sander 2003 Job Safety Analysis
Sanders - Operating a 48-Inch Drum Sander 2003 Job Safety Analysis
Sewer Jetter Residential & Student Services Programs; Office of Environment, Health & Safety 2013 Job Safety Analysis
Press Break 2003 Job Safety Analysis
Milling UC Printing Services; Office of Environment, Health & Safety 2003 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
Operating the Bench Grinder - ASUC Art Studio Job Safety Analysis
Drill Presses 2002 Job Safety Analysis
Archiving Office of Environment, Health & Safety 2002 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
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
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
Waste Tubs, medical, stacking Office of Environment, Health & Safety 2003 Job Safety Analysis
Chemical/Radioactive release, cleanup Office of Environment, Health & Safety 2005 Job Safety Analysis
Cleanup, biohazard Office of Environment, Health & Safety 2003 Job Safety Analysis
Cleanup, unknown material Office of Environment, Health & Safety 2005 Job Safety Analysis
Corrosive, cleanup Office of Environment, Health & Safety 2003 Job Safety Analysis