Safety at the ALS
The mission of the ALS is to "Support users in doing outstanding science in a safe environment."
How Do I...?
Complete an Experiment Safety Sheet? (Do this upon receiving beam time.)
Complete Safety Training?
Bring and Use Electrical Equipment at the ALS?
Determine what Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) to Wear?
Get Authorization to Work with Lasers at the ALS?
Ship Radioactive Materials to LBNL for Use at the ALS?
Ship Samples and Equipment To and From the ALS?
Purchase, Deliver, and Store Gases?
Work with Biological Materials?
Work with Chemicals?
Work with Regulated Soil?
Safety Organization Chart and Contact Information
ALS Safety Plans
ALS Division Integrated Safety Management (ISM) Plan
ALS User Biology Program ISM Plan
ALS User Chem Lab Health and Safety Plan
Additional Safety Resources
LBNL/Pub-3000: Health and Safety Manual
Berkeley Lab safety guide, policies and procedures.
Environment, Health, and Safety (EH&S) Staff
Contact information for the lab-wide safety group.
Lessons Learned Summaries
Examples of safety incidents and corrective actions from the national laboratories.