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
Chemical Waste Recharge Office of Environment, Health & Safety 2003 Fact Sheet
What to Do in a Fire at UC Berkeley - Fact Sheet 2003 Fact Sheet
Ladder Safety Fact Sheet Office of Environment, Health & Safety 2003 Fact Sheet
Phenol: Hazards and Precautions Office of Environment, Health & Safety 2003 Fact Sheet
Department Safety Committees Office of Environment, Health & Safety 2003 Fact Sheet
Fall Protection: General Requirements Fact Sheet 2003 Fact Sheet
Handling Sewage and Fecal Matter Safely Office of Environment, Health & Safety 2002 Fact Sheet
Space Heaters Office of Environment, Health & Safety 2002 Fact Sheet
Transporting Chemicals Safely on Campus Office of Environment, Health & Safety 2002 Fact Sheet
Construction: Hazardous Waste Satellite Accumulation Area Office of Environment, Health & Safety 2001 Fact Sheet
Keeping Strawberry Creek Clean Office of Environment, Health & Safety 2001 Fact Sheet
Fire Safety for Animal Behavior Field Stations - Fact Sheet 2000 Fact Sheet
Radioactive Liquid Waste Disposal Procedures Fact Sheet
Firearm Requirements CA Bureau of Security and Investigative Services Fact Sheet
Reproductive Hazards in the Laboratory Office of Environment, Health & Safety Fact Sheet
Office Safety Fact Sheet Fact Sheet
Cal/OSHA Inspections Fact Sheet
Step Ladders Fact Sheet
Hantavirus Pulmonary Syndrome Fact Sheet Office of Environment, Health & Safety Fact Sheet
Autoclaves (UPDATE IN PROGRESS) Office of Environment, Health & Safety Fact Sheet