DOSH Eyes Heat Illness Changes

OAKLAND – To the Division of Occupational Safety and Health, the state’s heat illness prevention standard has worked, but there is still room for improvement. DOSH says investigations show that … Read More »

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Top Cal/OSHA Stories of 2012

The Division of Occupational Safety and Health’s campaign to eliminate confined-space fatalities, the issue of whether hotel housekeepers need a new standard to protect them from the so-called “bed race” … Read More »

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Heat Illness Bill Has Ag Burning

  Farm industry representatives say they are aghast at the provisions in AB 2346, otherwise known as the Farm Worker Safety Act of 2012, authored by Bonnie Butler (D-El Segundo). … Read More »

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‘Kool-Aid’ Moments?

Assemblymember Betsy Butler is drinking the UFW/CRLA Kool-Aid and ignoring the reality of near-elimination of worker heat deaths since 2008, the year of the Maria Isabel Vasquez Jimenez heat death … Read More »

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