Environmental Health and Safety

Injury and Illness Prevention Program

The following describes the Injury and Illness Prevention Program that applies to all laboratories and facilities in the Davidson College of Engineering:
  1. RESPONSIBILITY AND AUTHORITY FOR IMPLEMENTING THE PROGRAM:  DEAN'S OFFICE

    • Andrew Hsu, Dean
    • Jinny Rhee, Associate Dean
    • Essam Marouf, Associate Dean
  2. REQUIRED LABORATORY INFORMATION IN ALL LABS WITH HAZARDS

    • Lab director, technician, emergency numbers
    • Hazards present (may include chemicals, fuels, paints, solder, batteries, machinery, compressed gas, heights, extreme temperatures, high voltage)
    • Personal Protective Equipment
    • Link to Safety Data Sheets
    • Lab Rules
  3. REPORTING NON-COMPLIANCE and INJURY

    • The Chain of Command: Dean's Office « Department Chair/Program Director « Technician/Lab Director « Student
    • Reporting can start anywhere in the reporting chain, and stop anywhere if resolved.
    • SJSU EH&S is available for consultation at any time.
    • Lab Director is responsible for safe operation in laboratory.
  4. PROCEDURES

    • All labs with hazards will be inspected once per month by the technician assigned to the lab.
    • Results of inspection will be communicated to lab directors and department chair/program director.
    • Lab directors are ultimately responsible for ensuring labs operate within compliance.
    • Any lab with an uncorrected violation for two consecutive inspections will be reported to the Dean's Office.
    • Rules for Handling Chemicals and Hazardous WasteGoogle DOC
    • All labs with chemical hazmat will be audited by SJSU EH&S once per semester.  It is mandatory for the lab director and technician to attend. In addition, an associate dean and the student assistant may attend.
  5. PROCEDURES FOR INVESTIGATING OCCUPATIONAL INJURY OR ILLNESS

  6. DEPARTMENT-SPECIFIC PROCEDURES

    • After-hours access: students are required to fill out the Working Alone Draft and get the lab director and chair signatures, and fill out the key request form with the associate dean's signature.
    • Emergencies such as spills or injury will be reported to the lab director or technician if nearby, or to campus emergency personel if not or after hours.
  7. TRAINING AND INSTRUCTION

  8. RECORDS

    • Chemical hazmat audit forms saved for 6 years
    • Inspection forms saved for 3 years
    • Record of training kept in Skillport for 3 years and downloaded once per year
    • A signed and dated pdf of the "Basics of Hazardous Material Management" presentation will be archived from all required parties for 3 years

Accidents

Notify the associate dean Jinny Rhee at jinny.rhee@sjsu.edu, and the personnel manager Molly Crowe at molly.crowe@sjsu.edu.

Fill out Student and Visitor Accident Reporting form

Laboratories

For a list of inspections please view our Inspections Folder. For additional information (Lab director, policies etc) please find the room/lab below in our list.


Links for Lab information below are linked to DOCX files unless otherwise denoted.

Lab Room/Facility Documents Hazards Lab Room/Facility Documents Hazards
Engineering Building
ENG 111   Chemical ENG 217   Non-Chemical
ENG 101   Chemical ENG 221   Chemical
ENG 105   Chemical ENG 223   Chemical
ENG 106   Chemical ENG 225   Chemical
ENG 107   Chemical ENG 227   Chemical
ENG 109   Chemical ENG 229   Chemical
ENG 113   Chemical ENG 231   Chemical
ENG 114ab   Chemical ENG 233h-k   Chemical
ENG 115   Chemical ENG 233l   Chemical
ENG 117   Chemical ENG 235   Chemical
ENG 123   Chemical ENG 236   Non-Chemical
ENG 125   Chemical ENG 240   Non-Chemical
ENG 127   Non-Chemical ENG 244   Non-Chemical
ENG 129   Chemical ENG 272   Non-Chemical
ENG 129   Non-Chemical ENG 290   Chemical
ENG 131   Non-Chemical ENG 309/311/313 Chemical AppendixPDF Chemical
ENG 134   Non-Chemical ENG 376   Chemical
ENG 135   Non-Chemical ENG 391/393   Chemical
ENG 141   Non-Chemical Industrial System Building
ENG 150   Non-Chemical IS 117   Chemical
ENG 164   Non-Chemical IS 119   Chemical
ENG 186   Chemical IS 122   Chemical
ENG 192   Non-Chemical IS 129   Chemical
ENG 194   Non-Chemical IS 133   Non-Chemical
ENG 201   Chemical Technican's Office / Other
ENG 203   Chemical ENG 120   Non-Chemical
ENG 205   Chemical ENG 225a   Non-Chemical
ENG 207   Chemical ENG 106a   Non-Chemical
ENG 209   Non-Chemical ENG 278a   Non-Chemical
      Reed Hillview Airport   Non-Chemical

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