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
Calibrating and Repairing Meters Radiation Safety; Office of Environment, Health & Safety 2005 Job Safety Analysis
Waste Tubs, medical, stacking Office of Environment, Health & Safety 2003 Job Safety Analysis
Recreational Sports - Cal Adventures: Hoisting/Lowering Boats Office of Environment, Health & Safety 2004 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
Facilities Services: Painting Curbs, Lines, and Stalls Office of Environment, Health & Safety 2003 Job Safety Analysis
Hydrogen Fluoride Office of Environment, Health & Safety 2002 Job Safety Analysis
Using Hand Tools Department of Recreational Sports; Office of Environment, Health & Safety 2004 Job Safety Analysis
Drums, Palletizing Chemical Waste; Office of Environment, Health & Safety 2005 Job Safety Analysis
Using Ladders, Building Operations Office of Environment, Health & Safety 2005 Job Safety Analysis
Recreational Sports - Maintenance Using Ladders Office of Environment, Health & Safety 2004 Job Safety Analysis
Climbing/Trimming, trees Office of Environment, Health & Safety 2003 Job Safety Analysis
Clorox 360 Sprayer Facilities Services 2020 Job Safety Analysis
Facilities Services: Using A Notcher Office of Environment, Health & Safety 2003 Job Safety Analysis
Using The Sheet Metal Brake Office of Environment, Health & Safety 2003 Job Safety Analysis
Inkjet Operation UC Printing Services; Office of Environment, Health & Safety 2006 Job Safety Analysis
Facilities Services: Using the Circle Shear and Angle Shear Facilities Services; Office of Environment, Health & Safety 2003 Job Safety Analysis
Inhalation, response Office of Environment, Health & Safety 2005 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
Mixing Ceramic Glazes ASUC Auxiliary Art Studio 2002 Job Safety Analysis
Moving Drums by Drum Dolly Office of Environment, Health & Safety 2005 Job Safety Analysis
Climbing Equipment Office of Environment, Health & Safety 2003 Job Safety Analysis
Dock Leveler Office of Environment, Health & Safety 2003 Job Safety Analysis
Cooling Tower Cleaning Facilities Services; Office of Environment, Health & Safety 2020 Job Safety Analysis
Facilities Services: Using A 6-Inch Notcher Office of Environment, Health & Safety 2002 Job Safety Analysis
Chemical/Radioactive release, cleanup Office of Environment, Health & Safety 2005 Job Safety Analysis
Installation, Alteration, Maintenance, Or Repair Of High Low Voltage Breakers Office of Environment, Health & Safety Job Safety Analysis
UC Printing Services: Operation of the Bell & Howell Inserter UC Printing Services; Office of Environment, Health & Safety 2006 Job Safety Analysis
Asbestos Safety on The UC Berkeley Campus Office of Environment, Health & Safety Letter
California State Fire Marshal Memorandum of Understanding 2015 Letter
Slug Control Plan Office of Environment, Health & Safety 2015 Plan
Exposure Control Plan - UC Berkeley Office of Environment, Health & Safety 2020 Plan
Sewer System Management Plan Office of Environment, Health & Safety 2020 Plan
Overflow Emergency Response Plan Office of Environment, Health & Safety 2019 Plan
Berkeley Global Campus at Richmond Bay - SSMP Office of Environment, Health & Safety 2015 Plan
University Village, Albany CS Office of Environment, Health & Safety 2019 Plan
Wastewater Toxics Management Plan Office of Environment, Health & Safety 2019 Plan
Emergency Medical Response – Urgent Care Providers Program Document
Laboratory Ergonomics University Health Services Program Document
EHS 207: Guidelines on Protecting Workers from COVID-19 (Accessible PDF) Office of Environment, Health & Safety 2021 Program Document
Pipettes - Ergonomics University Health Services Program Document
Crane/Hoist Safety Program Gary Bayne 2012 Program Document
Recombinant DNA Training for Research Group Members Template Chips (Toan) Hoai 2020 Program Document
Sun Protection OSHA 2020 Program Document
Confined Space Entry Program Office of Environment, Health & Safety 2021 Program Document
ATVs and Snowmobiles Office of Environment, Health & Safety 2014 Program Document
Forklift and Industrial Work Truck Safety Program Office of Environment, Health & Safety 2011 Program Document
Confined Space Entry (CSE) Program and Program Flow Chart for Non-Permit CSE Office of Environment, Health & Safety 2008 Program Document
Lab Equipment Electrical Safety Office of Environment, Health & Safety 2020 Program Document
Confined Space Entry (CSE) Program and Program Flow Chart for Construction, Electrical, Telecommunications or an Excavation. Office of Environment, Health & Safety 2008 Program Document
Hearing Conservation Program Office of Environment, Health & Safety 2020 Program Document
Welding and Hot Work Program Gary Bayne Program Document
Confined Space Entry Program for Construction, Telecommunications Operations and Electrical Work Office of Environment, Health & Safety 2008 Program Document
Globally Harmonized System of Classification and Labeling of Chemicals (GHS) Eighth revised edition UNECE 2018 Program Document
Guidelines for Explosive and Potentially Explosive Chemicals: Safe Storage and Handling Office of Environment, Health & Safety Program Document
UC Berkeley COVID-19 Prevention Program (CPP) Office of Environment, Health & Safety 2021 Program Document
Machine Guarding Program Office of Environment, Health & Safety 2013 Program Document
Aerial Lift and Elevating Work Platform Safety Program Office of Environment, Health & Safety 2021 Program Document
UC Berkeley Fall Protection Safety Program Office of Environment, Health & Safety Program Document
Shop Safety Program Program Document
Environmental Enforcement Code Office of Environment, Health & Safety 2018 Program Document