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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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Cal/OSHA Targeting Tree Work Despite comprehensive regulations, tree-work fatalities keep happening around California. Cal/OSHA is renewing its efforts to educate employers – and enforce the rules. Here's how to avoid tree tragedies and resulting citations. Read more here ... More...
Lowry Reappointed to Appeals Board Cal/OSHA's quasi-judicial body gets stability with the reappointment of its public member. But when will the Standards Board, down two members, get to a full slate? Read more here ... More...
Three Workers Killed Falls and struck-bys take the lives of workers in the Golden State in the second week of January. Read more here ... More...
CEA Honors President's Safety Awards Winners They far exceeded industry standards for safety, now the Construction Employers Association has feted 17 of its members for their efforts. Here are the 2016 winners. Read more here ... More...
Cal-OSHA Cites in 2016 Fatalities; What are the Lessons? These employers face thousands of dollars in potential penalties after their workers died on the job. What did Cal/OSHA conclude after investigations into the fatalities, and what lessons can be drawn from the tragedies? Read more here ... More...
NIOSH App Can Boost Your Hearing Conservation Program New free smartphone app  can give real-time accurate noise measurements, plus get employees involved. Learn about the app and where to get it right here… Read more here ... More...