The California OSHA Compliance Guide provides the framework for an effective general safety program. Key topics include:
• Online access to all six Sample Safety Plans that allows employers to easily modify and print the plans from Word® or PDF with Adobe® Reader.
• Discussion of the new Cranes and Derricks Standard, the new Diacetyl Standard, changes to the Personal Protective Equipment and Ladder Standards and the new regulations pertaining to lawn mowers and their use.
• Discussion of the new definition of “serious violation” and discussion of safety incentives, Heat Illness Prevention regulations, Multi-Employer Doctrine, an employer’s basic responsibilities under Cal/OSHA, and responsibility for leased and temporary employees.
• Short, easy-to-read summaries of Cal/OSHA safety standards for general industry.