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Cal/OSHA Heat Illness Prevention in Indoor Places of Employment

Posted: Nov 01, 2018

After careful review of the comments received on the draft standard posted on May 16, 2018, further revisions have been made. Interested parties are invited to submit comments on this further revised draft.  Please submit your comments by Tuesday November 20, 2018, to rs@dir.ca.gov.

October 24, 2018
Revised Draft Standard

General Industry Safety Orders
Chapter 4, subchapter 7, new section
Heat Illness Prevention in Indoor Places of Employment
http://www.dir.ca.gov/dosh/doshreg/Heat-illness-prevention-indoors/

Government Affairs in CA Update

Posted: Sep 14, 2018

Government Affairs

The Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) is announcing a public meeting to solicit comments and suggestions from stakeholders in the financial industry, including employers, employees, and representatives of employers and employees, on issues facing the agency in its administration of the whistleblower protection provisions of the Consumer Financial Protection Act of 2010, Section 1057 of the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act of 2010, and the Sarbanes-Oxley Act.

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Refinery Safety Technician Certificate Pathway

Posted: May 25, 2018

The OSHA Training Institute Education Center is offering their yearly Refinery Safety Technician course pathway starting May 30th. Don’t miss the opportunity to complete 4 out of 9 core courses needed for this certificate:

  • Refinery HES Overview
  • Managing Safety Performance in Refineries
  • Refinery Hazard Control and Safe Work Practices
  • OSHA 521- OSHA Guide to Industrial hygiene

These courses are only offered once a year! Enroll today!

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