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  • BSAS Program

    May 4, 2017

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    Mosquito-Borne Diseases

    May 04, 2017

    With the Zika virus dominating the news now is a good time to refresh your mosquito knowledge. Refer to the UCSC mosquito page for disease information and preventative guidance.

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    Drone Safety Reminder

    January 13, 2017

    Even if you only plan on flying for fun, the first thing you must do is to register your drone at www.faa.gov/uas and make sure you read and understand all safety guidelines.

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    Safety Spotlight November 2016 Lab Safety

    November 4, 2016

    The November edition of the Safety Spotlight has been posted. The focus this month is on Preparedness.

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    Systemwide Support For Users of UC-Owned sUAS

    July 22, 2016

    UCOP’s Risk Services Division has created and funded the Center of Excellence on Unmanned Aerial System Safety.

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    New Environmental Health and Safety Facility

    April 6, 2016

    Environmental Health and Safety Facility to be built adjacent to Heller Road, just South of the Kerr Hall pedestrian bridge will help ensure the campus continues to comply with state and federal regulations.

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    Award for Campus Excellence in Environmental Health and Safety

    June 11, 2015

    UCSC awarded the University of California President's Award for Campus Excellence in Environmental Health and Safety

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    Sarah Latham - In My Shoes

    December 8, 2014

    Vice Chancellor of Business and Administrative Services Sarah Latham spends a day with EH&S for her In My Shoes blog series.

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    Hazard Resource Page - Ebola Virus Disease

    November 20, 2014

    Contains information on the status of current Ebola Virus Disease (EVD) outbreaks in Africa and isolated cases in the United States, as well as general preparedness information.

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    Safety Spotlight - Newsletter

    November 20, 2014

    In these monthly publications, you will find links to posters, training presentations, videos, and other resources that will help your office, laboratory, or department develop a robust safety program.

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    Liquid Nitrogen

    June 27, 2014

    Important information on the safe handling and dispensing of liquid nitrogen.

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    Summer Intern Training

    May 27, 2014

    Summer interns and all personnel working in UCSC hazardous materials laboratories must complete laboratory safety training prior to beginning work.

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    UC EH&S Technology Tools

    April 25, 2014

    Links to the various Environmental Health and Safety technology tools hosted by the University of California Office of the President.

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    Lab Spring Cleaning Week April 28th-May 2nd, 2014

    April 24, 2014

    Lab Spring Cleaning Week April 28th-May 2nd: EH&S will help you recycle and dispose of unwanted materials in your lab. Check out the flyer for more details.

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    Research Safety News Update

    July 9, 2013

    Research Safety News Update

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    UC Goes Smoke & Tobacco-Free - January 1, 2014

    June 24, 2013

    UC Goes Smoke & Tobacco-Free - January 1, 2014

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    Safety Spotlight Newsletter

    August 1, 2012

    The purpose of the Safety Spotlight publication series is to provide information that is critical to the success of our safety programs system wide. In the monthly publications, you will find links to posters, training presentations, videos, and other resources that will help your office, laboratory, or department develop a robust safety program. Following a safety program and practicing safe work habits increases productivity in the work environment and reduces injuries and illnesses. This allows you to enjoy your time outside of work to the fullest. Each month, the spotlight will focus on a specific workplace safety topic, drawing on the expertise from staff in Occupational Health Services, Environmental Health & Safety, Emergency/Business Continuity Management, and the Police and Fire Departments.