Tag: Workplace Safety

Workplace Safety
September 7, 2023
Workplace safety stands as an indispensable cornerstone of any successful business. It is not just a legal obligation but a fundamental responsibility that business owners of all types must accept. The realm of Occupational Safety and Health Administration (“OSHA”) regulations and potential violations can be complex, but understanding and implementing safety measures is vital to avoid dire consequences.
October 19, 2021
On October 9, 2021, Governor Newsom completed his review of the 836 bills passed to him by the Legislature and signed 770 of them. Within the many new California bills that were recently signed into law, two amend the Golden State’s workplace safety laws. First, Assembly Bill (AB) 654 creates important modifications to an employer’s COVID-19 exposure notice and reporting obligations. Second, Senate Bill (SB) 606 establishes new classes of health and safety violations and enhances liability.