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Wildfire Smoke Cal/OSHA Guidelines Apply to Indoor and Outdoor Employees

Cal/OSHA issued an advisory to employers in California who may be encountering heavy smoke at worksites due to the wildfires. The Department of Industrial Relations and Cal/OSHA want to ensure that you have the information you need to protect your workers during this situation. More information is available on their website at https://www.dir.ca.gov/dosh/Worker-Health-and-Safety-in-Wildfire-Regions.html. For the most […]

New Sexual Harassment Training Requirement Delayed One Year

On Friday, August 30, 2019, Governor Newsom signed into law SB 778, clarifying requirements for mandatory sexual harassment training.  The bill is an urgency statute, which means it shall go into immediate effect.  The law can be found here. The key points of the clarifying statute are: All employers with five or more employees required […]

FDA’s Position on CBD and Public Hearing

2019 has been the year of the cannabidiol (“CBD”). CBD-infused beverages, food, and cosmetics products are becoming mainstream commodities that are flying off the shelves.  The CBD craze exploded after Congress passed the Farm Bill in late 2018, despite the fact that the passage of the legislation has not legalized many of the CBD-infused products […]

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