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The purpose of Berkeley Lab's Emergency Services is to ensure emergency resources are in maximum readiness, before, during, and after any emergency.

ISSM: Integrated Safeguards and Security Management

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MISSION STATEMENT: Provide integrated and efficient life safety, emergency and security services to all employees, guests, and users at the main Berkeley site and off-site facilities. Also, promote continuous improvement of the Lab's scientific and supportive activities. The core competencies of the group are:

  • Emergency response to include fire suppression, emergency medical and hazmat response services
  • Emergency planning, drills and exercises
  • Fire protection engineering
  • Law enforcement services
  • Site access control
  • Physical security
  • Parking permit and badging services
  • Self assessment and quality assurance of EHS activities