Equipment and Tool Safety

Providing resources and guidance for the safe use of tools by UC Berkeley personnel.

Using The Dryer

Department of Recreational Sports
2004

Recreational Sports - Operations
Using The Dryer

Using Hand-Operated Power Tools, Building

ASUC Auxiliary
2005

Using Hand-Operated Power Tools, ASUC Auxiliary – Building Operations

General Precaution: Eye protection must always be worn.

Equipment, setup and takedown

Department of Recreational Sports
2005

Recreational Sports - Athletic Camps
Setting up/Takingdown Equipment

Using Ladders, Building Operations

ASUC Auxiliary
2005

ASUC Auxiliary Building Operations Using Ladders

Recreational Sports - Maintenance Using Ladders

Department of Recreational Sports
2004

Refer to Environment, Health, and Safety’s fact sheet on “Ladder Safety”.

Forklift and Industrial Work Truck Safety

This program guides all aspects of the Forklift and Industrial Lift Truck Safety Program for the University of California at Berkeley. As mandated by Cal/OSHA and other regulatory compliance codes, this program guides compliance with, and application of, all legal requirements for UC Berkeley departments, field stations and work / research operations that use these types of equipment.

Departments that own, lease, rent and/or otherwise operate forklifts and other types of industrial lift trucks must:

Select and then purchase, lease or rent appropriate equipment for...

Forklift and Industrial Work Truck Safety Program

Office of Environment, Health & Safety
2021
Forklift Safety Program

This program guides all aspects of the Forklift and Industrial Lift Truck Safety Program for the University of California at Berkeley. As mandated by Cal/OSHA and other regulatory compliance codes, this program guides compliance with, and application of, all legal requirements for UC Berkeley departments, field stations, and work/research operations that use these types of equipment.

Departments that own, lease, rent, and/or otherwise operate forklifts and other types of industrial lift trucks must:

Select and then purchase, lease or rent...