New Faces at Cal/OSHA

Committee, long a tradition in the community, is not only a sounding board for stakeholders and a chance to bring valuable input to the agency, but it has been languishing … Read More »

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New Appeals Board Member

Marvin Kropke to the labor seat on the Cal/OSHA Appeals Board. The seat was vacated last year by the well-respected Art Carter who retired.  Kropke, 71, most recently was a … Read More »

Up in the Air: Skylight Safety Changes

SACRAMENTO – The Cal/OSHA regulation protecting workers around skylights and other roof and floor openings could use some modernization and clarity, but the Standards Board should augment, not substitute protections. … Read More »

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DOSH Chief Widess Resigns Suddenly

In a stunning development, Ellen Widess, chief of the Division of Occupational Safety and Health since early 2011, resigned her position Sept. 4, and effective immediately. The Department of Industrial … Read More »

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