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
Handling/Transporting/Storing Fuel Container Office of Environment, Health & Safety 2004 Job Safety Analysis
Soil/Pavement, cleanup Office of Environment, Health & Safety 2005 Job Safety Analysis
Facilities Services: Operating a Vertical Saw Office of Environment, Health & Safety 2003 Job Safety Analysis
Maintenance Of Fire Alarms, Panels, And Sensors Office of Environment, Health & Safety; Facilities Services Job Safety Analysis
Facilities Services: Operating a Glass Belt Sander Office of Environment, Health & Safety 2003 Job Safety Analysis
Sanders - Operating a Glass Belt Sander 2003 Job Safety Analysis
Drums, moving, empty Office of Environment, Health & Safety 2005 Job Safety Analysis
Operating A 12-Inch Band Saw 2003 Job Safety Analysis
UC Printing Services: Operation Of The Kirk Rudy Cheshire Labeler UC Printing Services 2021 Job Safety Analysis
Kayaks - Launching Office of Environment, Health & Safety 2004 Job Safety Analysis
Facilities Services: Using an Arc Welder Office of Environment, Health & Safety Job Safety Analysis
Operating a Pedestal Grinder Job Safety Analysis
Drum, determine contents Office of Environment, Health & Safety 2002 Job Safety Analysis
Using Polar Guillotine Cutters Office of Environment, Health & Safety 2003 Job Safety Analysis
Towing, trailers Department of Recreational Sports 2004 Job Safety Analysis
Job Safety Analysis - Training Sign-In Sheet Office of Environment, Health & Safety 2020 Job Safety Analysis
Solvent, consolidation Office of Environment, Health & Safety 2005 Job Safety Analysis
Facilities Services: Operating A 18-Inch Band Saw Office of Environment, Health & Safety 2003 Job Safety Analysis
Operating The Generator In The Emergency Response Truck Office of Environment, Health & Safety Job Safety Analysis
Recreational Sports - Pro Shop: Using Step Stool Department of Recreational Sports 2005 Job Safety Analysis
Facilities Services: Operating a Belt Sander Office of Environment, Health & Safety 2003 Job Safety Analysis
Sanders - Operating a Belt Sander 2003 Job Safety Analysis
Equipment, setup and takedown Office of Environment, Health & Safety 2005 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
Assembling, Disassembling, Repairing Ropes Course Department of Recreational Sports 2005 Job Safety Analysis
Refueling a Gas Caddie Department of Recreational Sports 2004 Job Safety Analysis
Facilities Services: Operating an Electric Spot Welder Office of Environment, Health & Safety Job Safety Analysis
Operating a Bench Grinder Job Safety Analysis
Explosive Chemicals Office of Environment, Health & Safety 2003 Job Safety Analysis
Pipe Cutting: Using The Pipe Threader Office of Environment, Health & Safety 2002 Job Safety Analysis
Traffic Control 2004 Job Safety Analysis
Using Hand-Operated Power Tools, Building Office of Environment, Health & Safety 2005 Job Safety Analysis
Unknown Materials, sampling Office of Environment, Health & Safety 2005 Job Safety Analysis
Operating a 14-Inch Radial Arm Saw Office of Environment, Health & Safety 2003 Job Safety Analysis
Power Cords, from catwalk Office of Environment, Health & Safety 2004 Job Safety Analysis
Sanders - Operating a 48-Inch Drum Sander 2003 Job Safety Analysis
Packages Office of Environment, Health & Safety 2005 Job Safety Analysis
UC Printing Services: Operation of the Horizon BQ240 Binder UC Printing Services 2006 Job Safety Analysis
UC Printing Services: Operation Of The Interlake Handstitch Machine UC Printing Services 2006 Job Safety Analysis
ASUC Auxiliary: Operating a Table Saw ASUC Auxiliary 2005 Job Safety Analysis
Operating the Bench Grinder - ASUC Art Studio Job Safety Analysis
Flammable Material, release Office of Environment, Health & Safety 2005 Job Safety Analysis
Mixing Darkroom Chemicals Office of Environment, Health & Safety 2002 Job Safety Analysis
Chemical Waste: Opening/Closing Open-Head Drums With Air Wrench Office of Environment, Health & Safety Job Safety Analysis
Recreational Sports - Maintenance Operating Motorized Vehicle (Petroleum Powered) Department of Recreational Sports 2004 Job Safety Analysis
Waste, liquid, sampling Office of Environment, Health & Safety 2005 Job Safety Analysis
Operating A Rotex Turret Punch Task Hazards Office of Environment, Health & Safety 2003 Job Safety Analysis
Operating Mechanical Personnel Lifts (Not Cranes) Office of Environment, Health & Safety Job Safety Analysis
Step Stool Office of Environment, Health & Safety 2005 Job Safety Analysis
Facilities Services: Operating An Air Blower Office of Environment, Health & Safety 2003 Job Safety Analysis
Operating and Maintaining Enlargers 2002 Job Safety Analysis
Facilities Services: Straight-Cut Table Saw Operation Office of Environment, Health & Safety 2002 Job Safety Analysis
Drill Presses 2002 Job Safety Analysis
Gas Caddie, refueling Office of Environment, Health & Safety 2004 Job Safety Analysis
Three Knife Trimmer UC Printing Services; Office of Environment, Health & Safety 2006 Job Safety Analysis
Chemical Waste: Opening Closing Drums With Bung Wrench Office of Environment, Health & Safety Job Safety Analysis
Hand Operated Power Tools Office of Environment, Health & Safety; Department of Recreational Sports 2004 Job Safety Analysis
Archiving Office of Environment, Health & Safety 2002 Job Safety Analysis
Waste, segregating Office of Environment, Health & Safety 2005 Job Safety Analysis
Operating A 24-Inch Face Planer Office of Environment, Health & Safety 2003 Job Safety Analysis