Quick Start Guide
Chapter 6: Work Planning and Control

Revised 11/17
URL: http://www.lbl.gov/ehs/pub3000/CH06.html
Revision Record: http://www.lbl.gov/ehs/pub3000/Pub3000Changes.html

Who needs to know about these requirements?

The requirements of Work Planning and Control apply to:


Work Planning and Control is a review and management-approval process designed to ensure that procedures, controls, and resources are in place before the work begins. All work at Berkeley Lab proceeds under authorization.

What you need to do before performing work:

  1. Define work, analyze hazards and controls, and assign workers.
  2. Review work, hazards, and controls.
  3. Work within the parameters of authorized activities.

Where to find out more:

Berkeley Lab ES&H Manual (PUB-3000): 

Whom to contact for help:

Note 1: Construction subcontractors and other subcontractors or affiliates who have completed a Subcontractor Job Hazards Analysis are not required to be authorized under an activity in Activity Manager.