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Resources

Welcome to the Resources Section. Here you will find a plethora of original materials as referenced in the print edition.

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Cal-OSHA Bakery Ovens Proposal Modified

Comments on 15-day notice of proposed modifications to General Industry Safety Orders §4530 due to Standards Board by Nov. 10. 

Cal-OSHA Rigging Proposal Is Modified

Comments on 15-day notice of proposed modifications to General Industry Safety Orders §4999 are due to Standards Board by Nov. 13 

Draft of DOSH Controlling-Employer Defense

New regulation would give controlling employers on multiemployer worksites an affirmative defense against citations for hazards created by subcontractors.

Standards Board June Public Hearing Items - Scaffold Planks

At its June 17, 2010 public hearing in Oakland, the Cal/OSH Standards Board will take comments on proposals to update the Title 8 requirements for scaffold planks and confined spaces. Here are the proposals.

Standards Board June Public Hearing Items - Confined Space

At its June 17, 2010 public hearing in Oakland, the Cal/OSH Standards Board will take comments on proposals to update the Title 8 requirements for scaffold planks and confined spaces. Here are the proposals.

Changes to California’s Proposed Diacetyl Standard

The Cal/OSH Standards Board has made two sets of modifications to the landmark proposed diacetyl standard, which would protect workers from the potentially life-threatening flavoring component.

Second Set of Changes to Portable Ladder Revisions

The Cal/OSH Standards Board has made a modification to its update and consolidation of the Title 8 portable ladder standards at the request of Fed-OSHA.

“Jacob’s Ladders” Proposal

New Petroleum Safety Orders section 6799.1 would allow use of chain ladders in refineries in some circumstances.

 

Duty to Pay -- No Exceptions

Cal/OSH Standards Board wants to remove exemptions from a proposal that clarifies employers' responsibility to pay for workers' personal protective equipment. Comments are due by Sept. 29

Cal-OSHA's Horcher Proposal on Workplace Protections

Heard at the Nov. 17, 2011, Standards Board public hearing, this rulemaking package revises Construction Safety Orders §§ 1532.1, 1615.7, General Industry Safety Orders §§ 3361, 5042, 5044, 5045, 5047, 5049, 5144, 5191, 5198, 5209, Ship Building, Repairing and Breaking Safety Orders §8355 and is based on a Fed-OSHA package from earlier in 2011.

Notice of Proposed Modifications to GHS-Health Proposal

Comments are due by Feb. 10 to the Standards Board to this rulemaking action on the Globally Harmonized System of hazard communication.