California Extends COVID Rules

To the surprise of no one, and despite employer groups’ vocal opposition, the Cal/OSHA Standards Board approved the final version of the state’s COVID emergency temporary standard. The Board vote … Read More »

Report: Amazon an Injury Machine

Employees at Amazon warehouses across the country suffered nearly 40,000 injuries in 2021, with a “serious” rate more than double that of other warehouses, according to a new report. The … Read More »

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Standards Board – In Person Again

The Cal/OSHA Standards Board will hold its first in-person meeting since early 2020 on April 21st in Oakland, Cal-OSHA Reporter has confirmed. The meeting will be significant, as the board … Read More »

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ETS to Become Permanent?

Against the backdrop of the pandemic becoming endemic, mask requirements terminated in most states and businesses, and a public who has had just about enough, Cal/OSHA’s Division of Occupational Safety … Read More »

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Masking in the Workplace is Over!

Unvaccinated employees in California are no longer are required to wear masks in indoor work settings. Governor Gavin Newsom, in advance of this year’s midterms, has joined his fellow blue … Read More »

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Soon Ending: Employers’ Mask Mandates

February 15th marked the end of California’s Covid indoor masking requirement. But employers are not relieved of the Cal/OSHA emergency temporary standards requirements about masking. Until further notice, unvaccinated individuals … Read More »

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