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October 20, 2020

California Lawmakers Urge Cal/OSHA To Speed COVID Worker Safety Probes

October 9, 2020 at 5:02 PM
California lawmakers are urging the state OSHA (Cal/OSHA) to speed up its investigations of potential COVID-19 workplace safety violations, and to focus its efforts on the highly vulnerable sectors of health care, food processing, agriculture and warehousing. “I think we do need to do more in terms of actually enforcing,” said Sen. Lena Gonzalez (D-Long Beach), chair of the state Senate’s Special Committee on Pandemic Emergency Response, during an Oct. 7 hearing. “It is very concerning to hear from this...

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