The New ‘Normal Consumption’

Cal/OSHA is extending its emergency regulation on the definition of “normal consumption” related to hospital personal protective equipment. The current emergency regulation will expire later this month. Meanwhile, the Division … Read More »

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Cal/OSHA’s New Budget

The budget passed by the California Legislature and signed by Governor Gavin Newsom calls for a 2% decrease in Cal/OSHA’s budget for the 2022-23 fiscal year. But the overall figure … Read More »

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Cal/OSHA Inspection Metrics

Cal/OSHA’s statistics for 2021 show the lowest number of issued violations since at least 1992, according to just-released statistics. DOSH also saw across-the-board decreases in investigations, on-site inspections, letter responses, … Read More »

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A Boost for Consultation

“An ounce of consultation and outreach is worth a pound of enforcement,” says Jeff Killip, chief of Cal/OSHA’s Division of Occupational Safety and Health. Killip told the recent meeting of … Read More »

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DOSH Hiring Personnel

Jeff Killip, chief of Cal/OSHA’s Division of Occupational Safety and Health, says that while “Cal/OSHA’s challenges are formidable, we’ve got the bones to hit it out of the park.”  One … Read More »

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