Field Research Safety

“The paramount goal of field safety is the preservation of life, health, property, and the environment.”

S. Alpay et al,
Developments in Earth Surface Processes, Vol 18., Chapter 3.2., 65-89, 2014

What's New

First time traveling abroad? Consider taking the available online training UC Abroad available on the Learning Center.

UC Field Operations Safety Manual
Epinephrine Auto-Injector Program 
Field Safety Equipment Loaner Program


Upcoming Training

1. FIELD SAFETY TRAINING, Spring Quarter 2020 (April 17th)




Eric Hessell
UCSB Dive and Boat Safety Officer
Nelly Traitcheva, CSP
Laboratory Safety Specialist