Safety Alerts

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    Safety Alert No.

    Description

    Date Issued 

    17-02 Solar Eclipse Viewing Precautions Aug-17
    16-03 Summer Flushing Procedures for Drinking Water Mar-17 (Rev.)
    17-01 Electrical Outlet and Extension Cord Safety Feb-17
    16-07 
    RECALL NOTICE!  Sargent Art Paint 
    Nov-16 
    16-06  Daylight Saving Time Safety Precautions  Nov-16 
    16-05  Wild Mushroom Precautions        Sept-16 
    16-04  Reuse of Disposable Water Bottles   Aug-16 
    16-03  Summer Flushing Procedures for Drinking Water  May-16 
    16-02     Firestick Plant May-16 
    16-01     Lead in Drinking Water Program Update     Feb-16 
    15-04  Recall of Bostitch Electric Pencil Sharpener  Aug-15 
    15-03 Student Furniture Inspection Final Jun-15
    Tablet & Computer Charging Cart Precautions  May-15 
    07-05     Prevention Measures and Clean-Up Procedures for Communicable Diseases  Apr-15 (Rev) 
    14-06 Safety of Artificial Turf Fields  Dec-14 
    14-05 Unauthorized Pesticide Use of Chinese Chalk Sept-14
    Preventing Heat-Related Illness     Aug-11 

    02-09

    Reporting Employee Injuries to OSHA

    Jun-14 (Rev)

    12-04       

    Occupancy Inspections for New Schools & Modernization Projects 

    Jun-12 

    14-04

    Mediterranean Fruit Fly Eradication Project

    Apr-14 (Rev.)

    14-03

    Warning Labels for California Proposition 65

    Jan-14   

    14-02

    School Traffic Safety

    Feb-14

    14-01

    Hazard Communication

    Jan-14

    12-04

    Occupancy Inspections for New Schools and Modernization Projects

    Jun-12

    04-07

    West Nile Virus Precautions 

    Oct-15 (Rev.)

    12-01

    Improving Classroom Safety

    Apr-12

    05-01

    Cal-OSHA Log of Injuries and Illnesses

    Jan-17 (Rev.)

    11-06

    School Support During Classified Employee Transition

    Sept-11

    11-04

    Safety Valet Program

    Jul-11

    10-02

    Pedestrian Safety Precautions for Student Athletes (click here for Spanish)

    Oct-10

    06-04

    EPA Uniform Hazardous Waste Manifest Form

    Aug-07 (Rev.)

    06-03

    Vehicle Parking on School Playgrounds

    Aug-07 (Rev.)

    05-07

    School Traffic Safety Tips (click here for other languages)

    Nov-06

    05-03

    Approval of Chemical Products for District Use

    Apr-06 (Rev.)

    06-01

    Regulatory Requirements for Use of Volatile Organic Compounds

    Feb-06

    05-12

    Disposal Practices for Storm Water and Sewer Drains

    Nov-05

    05-08

    Discharge of Photographic Chemicals

    Jun-05

    05-06

    Student Dress Code/Uniform

    Apr-05 

    04-12

    Annual Notification of Environmental Health & Safety Procedures

    Nov-04

    04-10

    Pedestrian Safety in Parking Structures

    Nov-04

    04-09

    Safety Precautions for Staff at School Sites Under Construction 

    Sept-04 (Rev.)

    03-05

    Response to Elevated Terrorism Threat Level

    Mar-03

    02-05

    Seismic Bracing

    Jun-02

    01-02

    Safe Mail Handling Procedures

    Oct-01


     

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    Accident and Illness Prevention 

    Safety Alert No.

    Description

    Date Issued

    04-14

    Accident Investigation and Reporting

    Sept-13 (Rev.)

    11-03

    Cal/OSHA Citation Reforms

    Apr-11

    04-13

    Dangers of Flyer and Rave-Style Parties

    Nov-04

    13-03

    Divisions Which Met or Exceeded Incident Rate

    Sept-13     

    04-11

    Holiday Safety

    Nov-12 (Rev.)

    11-01

    In-Wall Tables and Benches (Click here for a related Principal's Safety Video or Principal & Custodial Staff Safety Video)

    Feb-11

    05-05           

    Plastic BB Guns with Attachment - Parent Letter (*.doc)   

    Mar-05

    02-09

    Reporting Employee Injuries to OSHA

    Jun-14 (Rev)

    04-02

    Reporting Safety Hazards

    May-03 (Rev.)

    02-04

    Reporting Work Related Fatalities or Serious Injuries

    Jun-02

    03-12

    Restricting Access to Attics, Roof-Tops and Crawl Spaces

    Oct-03

    01-02

    Safe Mail Handling Procedures

    Oct-01

    02-03A

    Sharp and Dangerous Objects Found in School Playgrounds

    Jun-02

    04-07

    West Nile Virus Precautions 

    Aug-12 (Rev.)

     
     

     

    Chemical Safety

    Safety Alert No.

    Description

    Date Issued

    05-03

    Approval of Chemical Products for District Use

    Apr-06 (Rev.)

    02-03

    Chemical Handling Safety Procedures for Schools

    Mar-02

    07-04

    Distribution of Foreign Manufactured Items

    Aug-07    

    09-01 

    FDA Advisory on Recalled Peanut Butter Products (click here for Spanish)

    Jan-09

    07-03

    Lunchbox and Emergency Equipment Bag Recall

    Oct-07

    03-08

    Mercury Hazards

    May-03

    01-03

    Procedures Related to Suspicious Substances (White Powder, etc.)

    Oct-01

    04-01

    Sanitizers and Disinfectant Hazards

    Jan-04

    09-02 

    Water Gel Crystals (click here for the LA County Health Advisory)

    Jun-09 

     
     
     
     
     

    Environmental Compliance

    Safety Alert No.

    Description

    Date Issued

    06-04

    EPA Uniform Hazardous Waste Manifest Form

    Aug-07 (Rev.)

    06-01

    Regulatory Requirements for Use of Volatile Organic Compounds

    Feb-06

    05-12

    Disposal Practices for Storm Water and Sewer Drains

    Nov-05

    05-11

    Disposal Procedures for Hazardous Waste & Universal Waste

    Aug-15 (Rev)

    05-08

    Discharge of Photographic Chemicals

    Jun-05

     
     
     
     

    Emergency Response Support 

    Safety Alert No.

    Description

    Date Issued

    03-03

    District Response to Serious Incidents

    Mar-14

    04-08

    Emergency Preparedness - Recommendations for Parents, Teachers and School Administrators

    Aug-14

    03-04

    Homeland Security Advisory System Recommendations

    Mar-14

    03-09

    Preparations for Sheltering-In-Place

    May-14

    03-06

    Schools as Potential Targets of Terrorism

    Mar-14

    01-01

    Short Term Actions on School Preparedness

    Oct-14

     

     

    Industrial Hygiene

    Safety Alert No. Description Date Issued

    12-03

    Back-To-School Heat Stress Prevention

    Aug-12           

    12-02

    Asbestos Warning Signs

    Apr-12

    10-01

    Bat Rabies Precautions

    Sept-10

    11-02

    Concerns Regarding Low Levels of Radiation from Japan

    Mar-11

    13-02

    Heating, Ventilation, and Air Conditioning Systems & Indoor Air Quality

    Jun-13

    05-02

    Indoor Environmental Quality

    Jan-05

    10-03

    Integrated Pest Management Program Policy and Procedures

    Dec-10

    04-05

    Machine Guarding

    Apr-04

    05-10

    Modifications to Asbestos and Lead Containing Materials

    Aug-05

    02-08

    Modifications to Building Materials That May Contain Asbestos

    Dec-02

    07-01

    Particulate Emissions from Laser Printers

    Aug-07

    11-05

    Preventing Heat-Related Illness

    Aug-11

    03-10

    Preventing Lead Exposure During Construction and Renovation

    May-03

    03-02

    Procedures for Responding to a Nuisance or Toxic Air Release

    Feb-03

    01-04

    Procedures for Responding to a Toxic Air Release

    Nov-01

    05-09

    Reporting School Air Quality and Health Concerns

    Aug-05 (Rev.)

    04-06

    Respirator Use and Fit Testing

    May-04

    03-13

    Responding to Wildfire Ash Deposits in Schools

    Sept-09 (Rev.)

    03-07

    Response to Sewer System Back-Ups

    Apr-03

    05-04

    Water-Damaged Plaster Ceilings

    Mar-05

    13-01

    Water Intrusion Issues in School Buildings

    Jun-13

     
     
     
     

    Waste Management & Recycling

    Safety Alert No.

    Description

    Date Issued

    02-06

    Dumpster Sanitation

    Nov-02

    06-02

    Joint LAUSD/City of Los Angeles Recycling Program

    Jun-06

    03-11

    Procedure for Disposal of Electronic Devices

    Apr-05 (Rev.)

    12-05

    Trash Dumpster Maintenance & Sanitation

    Oct-12

    12-06

    Use of Clear Bags for Recycling

    Nov-12