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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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Employers Pay to Settle Four Major Cases – 3 Fatals These cases illustrate what can happen when safety principles are not observed. Workers die – and employers face big penalties. Here is the final tally on the penalties in these incidents. Read more here ... More...
AGC’s Safety Pro of the Year Is Hensel Phelps’ Monte Bridgewater; Plus Full AGC Safety Awards Coverage More than two-dozen individuals and construction companies are honored by Associated General Contractors of California for safety excellence. Read more here ... More...
From DOSH Deputy Chief to Safety Professional to Stay-at-Home Dad Mark Carleson's safety journey, like many other professionals, has been a long and winding road. Here's his story. Read more here ... More...
Ebola and the Cal/OSHA Advisory Committee The Cal/OSHA Advisory Committee has postponed two meetings so far. Will preparations to respond to potential Ebola cases trigger a third? Read more here ... More...
Question of the Week Are Standards and Regulations Synonymous? A reader wants to know: Are Standards and Regulations Synonymous? We’ve got the answer and it might (or might not) surprise you. Read more here ... More...