Guide to the Environmental Health and Safety Publications, University of California, Irvine

Processed by Audrey Pearson; machine-readable finding aid created by Audrey Pearson
Special Collections and Archives
The UCI Libraries
P.O. Box 19557
University of California, Irvine
Irvine, California 92623-9557
Phone: (949) 824-3947
Fax: (949) 824-2472
Email: spcoll@uci.edu
URL: http://special.lib.uci.edu
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The Regents of the University of California. All rights reserved.


Descriptive Summary

Title: Environmental Health and Safety publications, University of California, Irvine
Date: 1966-2000,
Date (bulk): bulk 1974-1996
Collection Number: PS-058
Creator: University of California, Irvine. Environmental Health and Safety Office.
Extent: 2.0 linear feet (2 box)
Languages: The collection is in English.
Repository: University of California, Irvine. Library. Special Collections and Archives.
Irvine, California 92623-9557
Abstract: This collection comprises publications of the University of California, Irvine, Environmental Health and Safety Office. Included are announcements, newsletters, brochures, fliers, manuals, and reports.

Important Information for Researchers

Access

The collection is open for research.

Publication Rights

Property rights and copyright reside with the University of California. For permissions to reproduce or to publish, please contact the University Archivist.

Preferred Citation

Environmental Health and Safety Publications, University of California, Irvine. PS-058. Special Collections and Archives, The UC Irvine Libraries, Irvine, California. Date accessed.
For the benefit of current and future researchers, please cite any additional information about sources consulted in this collection, including permanent URLs, item or folder descriptions, and box/folder locations.

Acquisition Information

Acquired periodically from Environmental Health and Safety.

Accruals

Accruals are expected.

Processing History

Processed by Audrey Pearson, 2007.

Historical Background

The Environmental Health and Safety (EH&S) Office was founded in 1963 as the Health and Safety Office. It was renamed Environmental Health and Safety in 1965. EH&S is responsible for ensuring the overall safety of the campus, including clean-up and removal of hazardous waste, fire safety, food safety, disaster preparedness, occupational health, and ergonomics and health inspections. The director of EH&S has authority to negotiate and execute environmental, health, and safety permits and licenses, as well as general compliance certifications. The office reports to the UCI Vice Chancellor for Administrative and Business Services.

Collection Scope and Content Summary

This collection comprises publications of the University of California, Irvine, Environmental Health and Safety Office. Included are announcements, newsletters, brochures, fliers, manuals, and reports.

Collection Arrangement

This collection is arranged alphabetically by format. Some titles are shelved separately in Special Collections and Archives and described individually in UCI's online catalog ANTPAC.

Related Collections

Administrative records of Environmental Health and Safety can be found in the following collection:
  • Central Records Unit records. AS-004. Special Collections and Archives, The UC Irvine Libraries, Irvine, California.

Indexing Terms

The following terms have been used to index the description of this collection in the library's online public access catalog.

Subjects

University of California, Irvine. Environmental Health and Safety Office.
University of California, Irvine -- Archives.
Industrial safety -- California -- Irvine -- Archives.
Environmental health -- California -- Irvine -- Archives.

Genres and Formats of Materials

Manuals (handbooks) -- California -- Orange County -- Irvine -- 20th century.


Collection Contents

Box : Folder 1 : 1-2

Announcements 1966, 1976-2000

Box : Folder 1 : 3

Brochures 1986-1990

Box : Folder 1 : 4

Fliers 1977-1991

 

Manuals

Box : Folder 1 : 5

Diving Safety manuals 1969-1984

Box : Folder 1 : 6

EH&S Safety Education Series: Ergonomics Training for Computer Users Manager Training Manual 1998

Box : Folder 1 : 7

EH&S Safety Education Series: Injury & Illness Prevention Program 1993

Box : Folder 1 : 8

Low-Level Radioactive Waste Management in Medical and Biomedical Research Institutions 1987

Box : Folder 1 : 9-11

Radiation Safety Handbook 1983-1987

Box : Folder 1 : 12-15

Radiation Safety Manual 1967-1988

Box : Folder 1 : 16

Risk from Occupational Radiation Exposure 1981

Box : Folder 1 : 17

Survival in an Earthquake 1989

Box : Folder 1 : 18-23

UCI Laboratory Safety Guide 1975-1983

Box : Folder 1 : 24

Inserts 1982-1991

Box : Folder 1 : 25

UCI Non-Ionizing Radiation Safety Manual 1975

 

Newsletters

Box : Folder 2 : 1

Fault Lines 1990-1993

Box : Folder 2 : 2-3

Safety Flash 1974-1996

Box : Folder 2 : 4

Truffula Times 1976-1977

Box : Folder 2 : 5

Workers' Compensation Update 1988-1993

 

Reports

 

Asbestos Survey: Summary of Asbestos by Building 1992

Processing/Project Information

Shelved separately. See ANTPAC.
Box : Folder 2 : 6

Hazardous Materials Management Program Briefing Document 1989

Box : Folder 2 : 7-15

Project Status Reports 1983-1988

Box : Folder 2 : 16

Summary of Asbestos Survey: General Campus undated

 

TA Lab Safety Workshop 1992

Processing/Project Information

Shelved separately. See ANTPAC.
Box : Folder 2 : 17

UCI Work Incurred and Student Accident Statistics 1971-1972