Material Handling

Archiving

Business Services
2002

Floor Cleaning

Department of Recreational Sports
2004

Recreational Sports - Maintenance Operating the Floor Cleaning Machine

Department of Recreational Sports
2004

Close-toed shoes must be worn to protect feet. Latex or surgical gloves must also be worn to avoid direct contact with chemicals and to protect hands.

Handling/Transporting/Storing Fuel Container

Department of Recreational Sports
2004
Recreational Sports - Maintenance Handling/Transporting/Storing a Fuel Container or Hazardous Chemicals 5 gallon gas containers

Exposure to chemicals can result in acute or long-time health effects. Touching, picking up, or moving a fuel container can be hazardous to a responder. A fuel container can be touched, picked up, and/or moved after assessment and conclusion that it poses no imminent danger to the person handling the item.

Handling/Transporting/...

Kayaks - Launching

Department of Recreational Sports
2004

Recreation Sports - CAL Adventures Loading Kayaks, Job Safety Analysis (JSA)

CAL Adventures Launching Kayaks, Job Safety Analysis (JSA)

Moving/Lifting Heavy Objects

Department of Recreational Sports
2004

Recreational Sports - Operations: Moving/Lifting Heavy Objects

Before moving or lifting any heavy object, always assess its weight in the context of your own strength. Wear a back brace to provide additional support for the lower back.

Equipment, setup and takedown

Department of Recreational Sports
2005

Recreational Sports - Athletic Camps
Setting up/Takingdown Equipment

Recreational Sports - Maintenance Using Ladders

Department of Recreational Sports
2004

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

Materials Handling and Storage Self Inspection Program

EH&S initiates and tracks the completion of Materials Handling and Storage self-inspection questions, which are conducted by shipping/receiving and storage managers or their delegates. This includes facilities such as loading docks, loading dock materials storage areas, distribution facilities for mail and package delivery, and facilities used for furniture and event supplies storage and transport. The topics covered are designed to supplement inspections conducted by EH&S in order to facilitate safety awareness and ownership within the facility....