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
Welder and Flame Cutting Operations Office of Environment, Health & Safety 2004 Fact Sheet
Facilities Services: Operating an Electric Spot Welder Office of Environment, Health & Safety Job Safety Analysis
Facilities Services: Using an Oxy-Acetylene Welder Office of Environment, Health & Safety Job Safety Analysis
Facilities Services: Using an Arc Welder Office of Environment, Health & Safety Job Safety Analysis