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FLASH: California To Quarantine People At Risk of Ebola California has issued orders quarantining persons traveling into the state from affected areas who may be subject to carrying or the Ebola virus. Will it be an effective preventative and what authorities are responsible for control? Click here for the story … Read more here ... More...
FLASH: Napa Earthquake: Employer Wakeup Call A damaging earthquake in Wine Country could have been a lot worse for employers – it happened in the middle of the night. But what happens if next time it's during work hours? Here are ways to get your workplace ready for the next Big One. Read more here ... More...

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BCSP Explains New ASP Requirements What triggered head-scratching among California safety and health professionals. ASP or CSP What’s the difference? What changes are being made? Find out here … Read more here ... More...
2 Deaths, 2 Serious Injuries –– Cal/OSHA is Investigating Two traffic-control workers are killed and hurt in recent days. Here's the latest on why the “cone zone” is so hazardous, plus other incidents Cal/OSHA is investigating.  Read more here ... More...
Reader: Single-Solution Approach on Latino Fatalities is ‘Simplistic’ Is expecting Latino workers to learn English simplistic or common sense? A reader responds to our continuing dialogue on how best to protect a vulnerable workforce.  Read more here ... More...
LOSH's Delp Honored by APHA A California worker advocate is recognized for almost three decades of work. Click here for details. Read more here ... More...
Cal/OSHA’s Ebola Guidelines Among the Strictest in Nation So far, California has not had to deal with an Ebola case. But guidelines just released by Cal/OSHA are aimed to ensure we are ready. Premium subscribers can click here to see what they require and to get your own copy Read more here ... More...
New Fed/OSHA Rules Could Affect California Will Legislation be required in California so it can comply with significant changes in the new Fed/OSHA rules? It’s always something isn’t it? Premium subscribers can read about this something by clicking here. Read more here ... More...
Steel Fabricator Extends Safety Milestone to More Than 2,000 Days A California steel fabricator has gone 2000 days without a lost time injury. Premium subscribers can find out who they are and how they do it by clicking here. Read more here ... More...
Keeping Retail Workers Crowd-Safe Few things are scarier than a crowd of shoppers determined to get that holiday bargain. But how does should an employer keep retail workers safe? Here are some great ideas in advance of the holiday rush. Read more here ... More...
Protect Workers from Isocyanates             A class of chemicals commonly found in industry can cause serious health effects if workers are not protected. Here's how to keep your workplace safe. Read more here ... More...
Was Preventable Fatal Corona Explosion Predictable? Cal/OSHA says a Southern California employer failed to heed the lessons of a 2012 near-miss, leading to a tragic incident this May. But the agency says the story is worse than that. Read more here ... More...