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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 Adopts Fed Silica Rules The construction industry sought a delay in implementing new rules to protect workers from silica while it works with Cal/OSHA to address potential safety hazards in the standard. Here's why the Standards Board said no. Read more here ... More...
Ag Employer Cited in Worker’s Death Inside a Hay Compactor A gruesome fatality leads to possibly big penalties against a California employer. Read more here ... More...
Cal/OSHA Hits Zip Line Operator with Willful Violations – Bad Brakes Zipping through the forest at 55 miles per hour sounds like a thrill. But two patrons learned the downside of zip lines when they were injured. Now the operator is in big trouble with Cal/OSHA for alleged safety violations. Read more here ... More...
Oil Group Takedown of Cal/OSHA’s PSM Proposal Are refinery safety reforms groundbreaking regulations or costly, burdensome and not safety-enhancing? That's what one powerful interest group says. But others say the Cal/OSHA proposal has been weakened. Read more here ... More...