Inside OSHA

January 23, 2022

Cal/OSHA Requires Firms Provide Injury Prevention Programs To Workers

January 23, 2020 at 2:39 PM
The California OSHA’s (Cal/OSHA) standards board has approved new rules requiring employers to give workers injury and illness prevention program documents within five days upon request, over industry objections that compliance could be difficult and calls from farmworkers and labor unions to expand and strengthen the rules. “Our concern here was that if an employee located at a remote worksite makes a request, a small- to mid-sized employer might have trouble conveying that request to their central office and providing...

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