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
Emergency Medical Response – Urgent Care Providers Program Document
Office Safety Fact Sheet Fact Sheet
Radiofrequency (RF) Radiation Awareness Guide Office of Environment, Health & Safety Bulletin
Lab Self-Inspection Checklist Office of Environment, Health & Safety Checklist
Declaration of Pregnancy and Withdrawal of Pregnancy Declaration Office of Environment, Health & Safety Form
Calculating the Stored Energy of a Pressurized Gas Vessel Office of Environment, Health & Safety Procedure
Project Inspection Coordination Agreement Office of Environment, Health & Safety Form
Pipettes - Ergonomics University Health Services Program Document
Standard Operating Procedure (SOP) Template - General Office of Environment, Health & Safety Template
Step Ladders Fact Sheet
Fire Extinguisher Monthly Inspection Guide Office of Environment, Health & Safety Checklist
Operating a Paper Cutter Office of Environment, Health & Safety Job Safety Analysis
Pregnancy and Radiation Office of Environment, Health & Safety Booklet
Construction Inspection Checklist Office of Environment, Health & Safety Checklist
Laboratory Start-up Guidelines Office of Environment, Health & Safety Procedure
Confined Space Entry Permit Office of Environment, Health & Safety Permit
Elements of a Global Harmonized System (GHS) Label Booklet
Label Waste Manually Office of Environment, Health & Safety Form
Radiation Use Authorization Application Office of Environment, Health & Safety Form
Construction Inspection Checklist - Lab Supplement Office of Environment, Health & Safety Checklist
Radioactive Liquid Waste Disposal Procedures Fact Sheet
Laboratory Research Ramp-Up SOP Template Office of Environment, Health & Safety Template
Fire Prevention Division Construction Services Recharge Authorization Office of Environment, Health & Safety Form
Special Event Safe Food Handling Practices (PDF) Office of Environment, Health & Safety Procedure
Guidelines for Working with Cadavers and Preserved Specimens Procedure
Radiation Safety Recharge Authorization Form Office of Environment, Health & Safety Form
Facilities Services: Using an Oxy-Acetylene Welder Office of Environment, Health & Safety Job Safety Analysis
Using an Angle Grinder Job Safety Analysis
Laboratory Ramp-Up Phase 3 SOP Template Office of Environment, Health & Safety Template
Laser Inspection Form Office of Environment, Health & Safety Checklist
Maintenance Of Fire Alarms, Panels, And Sensors Office of Environment, Health & Safety; Facilities Services Job Safety Analysis
Sanitation/Pools Services Recharge Authorization Office of Environment, Health & Safety Form
Asbestos Safety on The UC Berkeley Campus Office of Environment, Health & Safety Letter
Confined Space Evaluation/Entry Form Office of Environment, Health & Safety Form
Reproductive Hazards in the Laboratory Office of Environment, Health & Safety Fact Sheet
Radiation Use Authorization Change Form Office of Environment, Health & Safety Form
Facilities Services: Using an Arc Welder Office of Environment, Health & Safety Job Safety Analysis
Operating a Pedestal Grinder Job Safety Analysis
COVID-19 Guidance: Routine Sanitizing in Labs Office of Environment, Health & Safety Booklet
Radiation Producing Machine Survey - Checklist Office of Environment, Health & Safety Checklist
Hot Work Permit Permit
Operating The Generator In The Emergency Response Truck Office of Environment, Health & Safety Job Safety Analysis