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FLASH: DOSH Counsel Amy Martin Dies Longtime Cal/OSHA lawyer was respected even by those who disagreed with her. Read more here ... More...
FLASH: Motel Owner Faces Willful Violation for Ignoring Cal/OSHA Red-Tag Violating an Order Prohibiting Use already has left a Santa Barbara employer with a conviction for violating the state Labor Code. Now Cal/OSHA has weighed in with its citations. Read more here ... More...

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Cal/OSHA Publishes PSM Changes Here are the long-awaited revisions to a controversial proposal that would make major changes to California's process safety management regulation. Read more here ... More...
10 Fatalities in Early February Falls, Tree Trimming, Drownings Wild weather and the usual spate of workplace incidents contributed to the deaths of 10 workers in recent days. Here's this week's fatality report. Read more here ... More...
Employers Face Big Cal/OSHA Penalty Increases Cal/OSHA penalties are about to get more expensive. Find out what's in store and why it's happening by clicking here. Read more here ... More...
CEA Excellence of Safety Awards Almost half the membership of the construction association has gone the extra mile to achieve safety on the job. Here are Construction Employers Association's 2016 safety recognition winners. Read more here ... More...
Industry Group Wants to Add Cable Restraints for Demolition Projects Heavy equipment faces the danger of falling through floor openings when pushing debris through them, and current Cal/OSHA requirements are protective enough, a demolition association says. Here's what it seeks to do to change that. Read more here ... More...
Employer Controversy on IIPP? Does California's iconic Injury and Illness Prevention Program standard need a tuneup? That's what one government affairs consultant thinks, and here's what he is asking Cal/OSHA to do about it.  Read more here ... More...
Cal/OSHA Ups The Violation Ante The latest Cal/OSHA inspection data shows that the agency has been citing employers at a rate higher than in almost a decade, with a higher percentage of serious violations. Read more here ... More...
Penalty Relief, More Documentation & Controlling Contaminates The Legislature is underway. Find out what occupational safety and health bills employers will face this year   Read more here ... More...