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.

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Title Author Yearsort descending Publication type
Confined Space Entry Program for Construction, Telecommunications Operations and Electrical Work Office of Environment, Health & Safety 2008 Program Document
Latex Allergies Office of Environment, Health & Safety 2008 Fact Sheet
Hydrofluoric Acid Office of Environment, Health & Safety 2008 Fact Sheet
Tritium Self-Illuminating Exit Signs Office of Environment, Health & Safety 2008 Fact Sheet
Guidelines for Minimizing Toxic Air Contaminant Emissions in Laboratories Office of Environment, Health & Safety 2008 Fact Sheet
Emergency Ventilation Shut-Off Controls Office of Environment, Health & Safety 2008 Fact Sheet
CA Plan Check Guide for Retail Food Facilities CA Conference of Directors of Environmental Health 2008 Procedure
Nanotechnology: Guidelines for Safe Research Practices Office of Environment, Health & Safety 2008 Fact Sheet
Fume Hoods (Fact Sheet) Office of Environment, Health & Safety 2008 Fact Sheet
Sewing Machine Operation for Insulators 2008 Job Safety Analysis
Evacuating Campus Building Upon Activation of a Fire Alarm Office of Environment, Health & Safety 2009 Fact Sheet
Working with Silica Gel Office of Environment, Health & Safety 2009 Fact Sheet
Laboratory-Specific Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs) Office of Environment, Health & Safety 2009 Fact Sheet
Campus Toxic Gas Program Office of Environment, Health & Safety 2010 Fact Sheet
Copy Machines University of Edinburgh 2010 Bulletin
Management of BSL 1 Recombinant DNA Waste Office of Environment, Health & Safety 2011 Fact Sheet
Controlled Substances, Managing and Disposing Office of Environment, Health & Safety 2011 Fact Sheet
Recombinant DNA Emergency Spill and Incident Reporting Procedures Office of Environment, Health & Safety 2011 Fact Sheet
Pallet Jack - Forklift and Industrial Work Trucks Safety Program 2011 Checklist
Electric Industrial Lift-Forklift Truck 2011 Checklist
High-lift Truck-Forklift Truck 2011 Checklist
Narrow Aisle Truck 2011 Checklist
Petibone 2011 Checklist
Empty Container Disposal and Recycling Office of Environment, Health & Safety 2011 Fact Sheet
Minimizing Hazardous Waste Office of Environment, Health & Safety 2011 Fact Sheet
Managing Surplus Paint and Painting Supplies Office of Environment, Health & Safety 2011 Fact Sheet
Corrosives (Acids and Bases) Office of Environment, Health & Safety 2011 Fact Sheet
Compressed Gas Cylinders: Proper Management And Use Office of Environment, Health & Safety 2012 Booklet
Ethidium Bromide and Alternative DNA Stains Fact Sheet 2012 Fact Sheet
Carcinogens Office of Environment, Health & Safety 2012 Fact Sheet
Carcinogens Office of Environment, Health & Safety 2012 Fact Sheet
Radiation: Facts, Risks, and Realities United States Environmental Protection Agency 2012 Booklet
Eye Washes Office of Environment, Health & Safety 2012 Procedure
Greek Theatre Office of Environment, Health & Safety 2012 Report
Water Balance Calculator Office of Environment, Health & Safety 2012 Procedure
Vacuum System Hazards and Precautions Office of Environment, Health & Safety 2012 Fact Sheet
Formaldehyde: Hazards and Precautions Office of Environment, Health & Safety 2012 Fact Sheet
Crane/Hoist Safety Program Gary Bayne 2012 Program Document
Contractor Safety Manual (English) Office of Environment, Health & Safety 2012 Manual
Contractor Safety Manual (Spanish) Office of Environment, Health & Safety 2012 Manual
Biohazardous Waste Management in Biosafety Level 2 Laboratories Office of Environment, Health & Safety 2013 Fact Sheet
Hydrogen Safety Fact Sheet Office of Environment, Health & Safety 2013 Fact Sheet
Machine Guarding Program Office of Environment, Health & Safety 2013 Program Document
Indoor Air Quality Office of Environment, Health & Safety 2013 Fact Sheet
Hazardous Waste Generator Permit - Main Campus City of Berkeley 2013 Permit
Hazardous Waste Generator Permit - Richmond Field Station Contra Costa County 2013 Permit
Hazardous Waste Generator Permit - Regatta Contra Costa County 2013 Permit
Sewer Jetter Residential & Student Services Programs; Office of Environment, Health & Safety 2013 Job Safety Analysis
Mold: Dealing With the Issues Office of Environment, Health & Safety 2013 Fact Sheet
Microtome Use: Hazards and Precautions Office of Environment, Health & Safety 2013 Fact Sheet
Municipal Separate Storm Sewer System (MS4) Permit State Water Resources Control Board (SWRCB) 2013 Permit
Memorial Stadium Catering Office of Environment, Health & Safety 2014 Report
ATVs and Snowmobiles Office of Environment, Health & Safety 2014 Program Document
Hazardous Waste Office of Environment, Health & Safety 2014 Fact Sheet
Treatment of Laboratory Waste Office of Environment, Health & Safety 2014 Fact Sheet
Electronic Waste Office of Environment, Health & Safety 2014 Fact Sheet
Servicing Big Bellies Facilities Services 2014 Job Safety Analysis
Fact Sheet: Drain Disposal Restrictions for Chemicals Office of Environment, Health & Safety 2014 Fact Sheet
Wastewater Slug Discharge Prevention and Emergency Notification Office of Environment, Health & Safety 2015 Fact Sheet
Heat Illness Prevention and Response Office of Environment, Health & Safety 2015 Fact Sheet
California State Fire Marshal Memorandum of Understanding 2015 Letter
Slug Control Plan Office of Environment, Health & Safety 2015 Plan
Interdepartmental Procedure: Construction Inspection Coordination Office of Environment, Health & Safety 2015 Procedure
Field Researchers Resources Office of Environment, Health & Safety 2015 Bulletin
Berkeley Global Campus at Richmond Bay - SSMP Office of Environment, Health & Safety 2015 Plan