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
Ladders Gary Bayne 2021 Program Document
General Lab Safety Inspection Questions Office of Environment, Health & Safety Program Document
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
Pregnancy and Radiation Office of Environment, Health & Safety Booklet
Elements of a Global Harmonized System (GHS) Label Booklet
Radiation: Facts, Risks, and Realities United States Environmental Protection Agency 2012 Booklet
COVID-19 Guidance: Routine Sanitizing in Labs Office of Environment, Health & Safety Booklet
Compressed Gas Cylinders: Proper Management And Use Office of Environment, Health & Safety 2012 Booklet
COVID-19 Guidance for Cleaning & Disinfecting in the Workplace Office of Environment, Health & Safety 2020 Booklet
Creeks Safety Booklet Office of Environment, Health & Safety Booklet
Laboratory Research Ramp-Up SOP Template Office of Environment, Health & Safety Template
Field Safety Plan Example: Short collecting trip - Yosemite Valley Office of Environment, Health & Safety 2015 Template
Laboratory Ramp-Up Phase 3 SOP Template Office of Environment, Health & Safety Template
Field Safety Plan Example: Geography field course - Leonard Lake Office of Environment, Health & Safety 2016 Template
Field Safety Plan Example: Low Risk - Redwood National Park Office of Environment, Health & Safety 2015 Template
Electron Microscope SOP Template Office of Environment, Health & Safety Template
UC Berkeley Field Safety Plan Office of Environment, Health & Safety Template
Laboratory Ramp-Up Phase 4 SOP Template Office of Environment, Health & Safety 2021 Template
"Authorized Person" Qualification for Shop Work Template
Pressure Vessel Visual Inspection Guide Office of Environment, Health & Safety Template
Guide for Assembling a Pressure Vessel Office of Environment, Health & Safety Template
Standard Operating Procedure (SOP) Template - General Office of Environment, Health & Safety Template
COVID-19 Face Covering Guidance (University Health Services) University Health Services 2021 Bulletin
Campus Appeal Process for Code Application or Violation Disputes Office of Environment, Health & Safety 2015 Bulletin
Field Researchers Resources Office of Environment, Health & Safety 2015 Bulletin
Using the Right Type of Fire Extinguisher Bulletin
Computers and Electrical Equipment Bulletin
UC Berkeley’s COVID-19 Health and Safety Guide for Contractors Office of Environment, Health & Safety Bulletin
Help Prevent Sewer Backups and Overflow Office of Environment, Health & Safety 2021 Bulletin
Fire & Life Safety: Doors Office of Environment, Health & Safety Bulletin
Shop Safety Newsletter - September 2020 Campus Shop Safety Committee 2020 Bulletin
Copy Machines University of Edinburgh 2010 Bulletin
Use of Heaters in Temporary Tents & Awnings CAL FIRE 2020 Bulletin
Radiofrequency (RF) Radiation Awareness Guide Office of Environment, Health & Safety Bulletin
One Glove Policy Office of Environment, Health & Safety 2021 Bulletin
2019 Annual Fire Safety and Security Report University of California Police Department, Berkeley 2019 Report
Equator Office of Environment, Health & Safety 2018 Report
V&A Café Office of Environment, Health & Safety 2018 Report
Noodle Girl Office of Environment, Health & Safety 2018 Report
Cafe 3 Office of Environment, Health & Safety 2016 Report
Sharetea Office of Environment, Health & Safety 2018 Report
2020 Annual Fire Safety and Security Report University of California Police Department, Berkeley 2021 Report
Eunice Cafe 2 Office of Environment, Health & Safety 2018 Report
Wiki Wiki Hawaiian BBQ Office of Environment, Health & Safety 2017 Report
Memorial Stadium Catering Office of Environment, Health & Safety 2014 Report
Cafe Press Office of Environment, Health & Safety 2018 Report
Simply Bowl Office of Environment, Health & Safety 2018 Report
Foothill Dining Commons Office of Environment, Health & Safety 2018 Report
Women's Faculty Club Office of Environment, Health & Safety 2018 Report
Babette Office of Environment, Health & Safety 2018 Report
Men's Faculty Club Office of Environment, Health & Safety 2018 Report
Cafe Think Office of Environment, Health & Safety 2018 Report
Simpson Center Office of Environment, Health & Safety 2018 Report
Free Speech Movement Cafe Office of Environment, Health & Safety 2018 Report
Yali's Qualcomm Cafe Office of Environment, Health & Safety 2018 Report
Babette Petit Office of Environment, Health & Safety 2018 Report
Micro Yali's Coffee Cart Office of Environment, Health & Safety 2018 Report