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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...
FLASH: 2 Contractors Violate Stop Order – Cited For $300,000 Two Construction Firms were cited by Cal/OSHA for refusing to stop work when so ordered and multiple willful safety violations. Read more here ... More...

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Construction Silica Talks Coming Soon It's a good bet that changes to Cal/OSHA's new silica rule sought by the construction industry will happen in 2017. Here's what the Standards Board has in mind and how you can participate in advisory talks happening this month. Read more here ... More...
Cal/OSHA’s Renewed PEL Committee To Meet After an almost five-year absence, the Health Effects Advisory Committee is back. Here when it meets and the new ground rules for recommending permissible exposure limits in California. Read more here ... More...
BOI Referrals Holding Steady, but Prosecutions Steadily Declining Cal/OSHA's Bureau of Investigations recommended more than 200 cases to district attorneys last year, but statistics show that only a fraction are actually getting prosecuted. Read more here ... More...
More Fall, Forklift Fatalities Two more workers die of what have become common workplace fatalities in California of late. Here's what we know so far. Read more here ... More...