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FLASH: Sum Named Permanent Cal/OSHA Chief Governor takes “acting” off the title of Juliann Sum, who took over the Division after controversial Ellen Widess' resignation. Read more here ... More...
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...

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Standards Board Votes for New Committee to Address Violence Cal/OSHA is working on a standard to protect healthcare workers from violence. But should teachers and other workers be added to the standard? That's what the agency has to figure out now after a petition decision. Read more here ... More...
Superior Court: Appeals Board Shouldn’t Have Changed Citations to Willful The Cal/OSH Appeals Board was told in no uncertain terms by a Superior Court Judge that it has to actually follow the law. Find out what the Appeals Board did wrong and what it won’t be doing again. Premium Subscribers can Click Here Read more here ... More...
Cal/OSHA Investigating Three December 2 Fatalities A crushing injury and a slip and trip are the two latest California workplace fatalities. But what about a third incident on the same day? Cal/OSHA is investigating and here is what the agency knows so far. Read more here ... More...
OSH Fund Assessments Up Slightly It amounts to fractions of a penny on the workers' comp dollar, but employers will pay more on the premiums in 2015 to help fund Cal/OSHA. Here's how much more. Read more here ... More...
California Employment Numbers Up ––So are Injuries and Illnesses California added jobs during the past few years. But at what cost does that surge come. Click here to get the latest workplace injury and illness statistics. Read more here ... More...
PPE, NFPA Revisions Finalized Do you use personal protective equipment in your workplace? Do you have systems or equipment subject to National Fire Protection Association standards? Here are a couple of Cal/OSHA rule changes that you need to know about. Read more here ... More...