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 Year Publication type
LGBTQ+ and Safety During Fieldwork Ronnie Bailey-Steinitz 2022 Training Resource
Virtual field tools to establish expectations and reduce anxiety Ryan Petterson 2022 Training Resource
Lab Hood Exhaust Ductwork Repair Facilities Services 2022 Job Safety Analysis
Boundary-setting, Bystander Intervention, and Personal Safety in the Field Heather Spaulding 2022 Training Resource
N95 Respirator Voluntary Use Training Risk & Safety Training, University of California 2022 Handout
UC Berkeley Toxic, Corrosive and Pyrophoric (TCP) Gas Program Document Office of Environment, Health & Safety 2021 Program Document
Forklift and Industrial Work Truck Safety Program Office of Environment, Health & Safety 2021 Program Document
Cleaning and Sanitizing Utensils Office of Environment, Health & Safety 2021 Handout
Permit to Operate - Regatta Bay Area Air Quality Management District (BAAQMD) 2021 Permit
Special Event Food Permit Changes Office of Environment, Health & Safety 2021 Bulletin
Commercial Invoice Dry Ice Example 2021 Form
Aerial Lift and Elevating Work Platform Safety Program Office of Environment, Health & Safety 2021 Program Document
COVID-19 Face Covering Guidance (University Health Services) University Health Services 2021 Bulletin
COVID-19 Field Protocol: Worksite Planning Checklist Office of Environment, Health & Safety 2021 Checklist
Dosimetry Office of Environment, Health & Safety 2021 Fact Sheet
Ladders Gary Bayne 2021 Program Document
COVID-19 Prevention Training Handout 2021 Handout
Electrical Safety Program Office of Environment, Health & Safety 2021 Program Document
Electrical Safety Office of Environment, Health & Safety 2021 Fact Sheet
Cryogenic Liquids: Precautions and Safe Handling Procedures Office of Environment, Health & Safety 2021 Fact Sheet
Permit to Operate - Richmond Field Station Bay Area Air Quality Management District (BAAQMD) 2021 Permit
Field Station Inspection Office of Environment, Health & Safety 2021 Checklist
Help Prevent Sewer Backups and Overflow Office of Environment, Health & Safety 2021 Bulletin
Laboratory Ramp-Up Phase 4 SOP Template Office of Environment, Health & Safety 2021 Template
Building a Better Fieldwork Future Workshop: Preventing Harassment & Assault in the Field Melissa Cronin 2021 Training Resource
Mental Health in the Field: Best Practices and Pitfalls Saira Bano Khan; Cédric John 2021 Training Resource
Creating, Enforcing, and Promoting a Safe Fieldwork Culture for Diverse Researchers Monique Pipkin; Amelia-Juliette Demery 2021 Training Resource
One Glove Policy Office of Environment, Health & Safety 2021 Bulletin
Trip Planning: Risk Management for Field Settings Chris Lay 2021 Training Resource
UC Printing Services: Operation Of The Kirk Rudy Cheshire Labeler UC Printing Services 2021 Job Safety Analysis
EHS 207: Guidelines on Protecting Workers from COVID-19 (Accessible PDF) Office of Environment, Health & Safety 2021 Program Document
2020 Annual Fire Safety and Security Report University of California Police Department, Berkeley 2021 Report
Confined Space Entry Program Office of Environment, Health & Safety 2021 Program Document
Permit to Operate - Clark Kerr Campus Bay Area Air Quality Management District (BAAQMD) 2021 Permit
Facility Wastewater Discharge Permit (UC Berkeley Main Campus) East Bay Municipal Utility District 2020 Permit
Use of Heaters in Temporary Tents & Awnings CAL FIRE 2020 Bulletin
Ladder Scaffolds Facilities Services 2020 Job Safety Analysis
Handling Blood, Feces, Glass, Needles, and Other Potentially Infectious Materials Facilities Services 2020 Job Safety Analysis
Sewer System Management Plan Office of Environment, Health & Safety 2020 Plan
Controlled Substances Project Registration Update Form Office of Environment, Health & Safety 2020 Form
Sun Protection OSHA 2020 Program Document
Mosquito Net CDC 2020 Procedure
Lab Equipment Electrical Safety Office of Environment, Health & Safety 2020 Program Document
Job Safety Analysis - Training Sign-In Sheet Office of Environment, Health & Safety 2020 Job Safety Analysis
Job Safety Analysis Template Office of Environment, Health & Safety 2020 Job Safety Analysis
Cooling Tower Entry Facilities Services 2020 Job Safety Analysis
Shop Safety Newsletter - September 2020 Campus Shop Safety Committee 2020 Bulletin
Personal Protective Equipment for Lab and Shops Office of Environment, Health & Safety 2020 Fact Sheet
COVID-19 Guidance for Cleaning & Disinfecting in the Workplace Office of Environment, Health & Safety 2020 Booklet
Operating Pickup Trucks & Stake Beds Facilities Services 2020 Job Safety Analysis
Drain Disposal Restrictions for Chemicals Office of Environment, Health & Safety 2020 Plan
Overview of UC Travel & Auto Insurance Andre Dawson; Dean Malilay; Laila DeBerry 2020 Training Resource
Needles and Sharps: Safe Handling, Injury Response and Disposal Office of Environment, Health & Safety 2020 Fact Sheet
Preventing Sexual Harassment & Assault in the Field Sciences Melissa Cronin; Roxanne Beltran; Erika Zavaleta 2020 Training Resource
Motor Change Out Facilities Services 2020 Job Safety Analysis
Pressure Washing Facilities Services 2020 Job Safety Analysis
Risk Assessment for Outdoor Fieldwork Using Green-Amber-Red (GAR) Model James Fitzgerald 2020 Training Resource
Clorox 360 Sprayer Facilities Services 2020 Job Safety Analysis
Creating a Safe Learning Environment in Field Settings Chris Lay 2020 Training Resource
Rooftop Safety Plan Soheila (Sonia) Khaligh 2020 Procedure
Rooftop Work Safety Plan Checklist Soheila (Sonia) Khaligh 2020 Checklist
Heat Illness Prevention Program Worksite Planning and Site Checklist Office of Environment, Health & Safety 2020 Checklist
Heat Illness Prevention Program Work Planning and Site Checklist Office of Environment, Health & Safety 2020 Checklist
Noise: Controlling Your Exposure at Work - Fact Sheet Office of Environment, Health & Safety 2020 Fact Sheet
Hearing Conservation Program Office of Environment, Health & Safety 2020 Program Document