Eligibility & Prizes for Excellence in Laboratory Safety Awards



All EH&S-inspected labs supporting research on the UC Berkeley campus are eligible for these awards. Any lab with annual or bi-annual inspections performed by EH&S staff are automatically evaluated for an award.


All “Excellence in Laboratory Safety Awards” recipients will be awarded the following:

  • Door ribbon
  • A lunch party for the research group
  • A certificate signed by the Vice Chancellor of Research in acknowledgement of the lab/facility’s accomplishment

The winner of the grand prize “University of California, Berkeley Award for Excellence in Laboratory Safety” will receive these same prizes plus a trophy presented by the Vice Chancellor of Research at the award ceremony.