Glossary/Acronyms

Abbreviation /Acronym
Definition
Description
AHDActivity Hazard DocumentFor work with particular serious hazards identified in Pub 3000
CATSCorrective Action Tracking SystemUsed to track deficiencies and corrective actions
CMSChemical Management SystemUsed to keep track of hazardous chemical inventory
GERTGeneral Employee Radiation TrainingRequired radiation training for all LBNL badge holders
ISMIntegrated Safety ManagementThe umbrella EH&S program for the Lab
JHAJob Hazards AnalysisTo identify work hazards and controls, including training
MSDSMaterial Safety Data SheetInformation regarding hazards and information about chemicals
NCARSNon-ComplianceReport showing violations of waste disposal regulations
PPEPersonal Protective EquipmentIncludes gloves, safety glasses, closed-toe shoes
Pub-3000LBNL's Health & Safety ManualIncludes lab-required controls for work hazards
RPGRadiation Protection GroupEH&S group that issues RWAs
RWARadiological Work AuthorizationAuthorization for work with radioactive materials
SAASatellite Accumulation AreaFor short-term storage of hazardous, radioactive and mixed waste
SAARSupervisor's Accident Analysis ReportReport filled out when there is an injury or accident
SACSafety Advisory CommitteeLBNL safety comittee
SADSafety Analysis DocumentHazard review of major facilities (like ALS, 88" Cyclotron)
SSASealed Source AuthorizationRWA for work with sealed radioactive sources only
WSSWork Smart StandardsThe comprehensive set of EH&S regulations adopted by the Lab

 

 

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