Eligibility & Prizes
Any campus research laboratory that has been inspected by EH&S lab safety, biosafety, radiation safety, or laser safety programs between July 1, 2017 and June 30, 2018 is eligible for these awards. Any lab with annual or bi-annual inspections performed by EH&S staff is automatically evaluated for an award.
All category award winners will receive the following:
- Door ribbon
- A lunch party for the research group
- A certificate signed by the Vice Chancellor of Research in acknowledgment of the lab’s accomplishment
One of the eight category winners will be selected for outstanding performance among the top-performing labs. In addition to the prizes, the winner of the grand prize University of California, Berkeley Award for Excellence in Laboratory Safety will receive a safety bear trophy presented by the Vice Chancellor of Research at the award ceremony.