Cal/OSHA Advisory Committee Meeting Minutes – May 5, 2016

The mission of the Cal/OSHA Advisory Committee is to promote and improve occupational health and safety conditions and public safety in California. Access the minutes from the May 5, 2016, Cal/OSHA Advisory Committee Meeting here.

OSHA Issues Crowd Management Safety Guidelines for Retailers

As the volume of shoppers expands during the upcoming holiday season and potential hazards increase, OSHA is reminding retail employers to implement safety measures to prevent injuries and manage large crowds effectively.

OSHA General Industry Digest Now Available

OSHA recently published a General Industry Digest as an aid to employers, supervisors, workers, health and safety committee members, and safety and health personnel in their efforts toward achieving compliance with OSHA standards in the workplace.

New Public Sector Safety & Health Fundamentals Certificate Program

The OSHA Training Center has added a new Public Sector Safety & Health Fundamentals certificate program to support OSHA’s mission by training public sector employees in occupational safety and health to reduce incident rates for workers in state and local governments.

OSHA Training Resources

OSHA offers a wide selection of training courses and educational programs to help broaden worker and employer knowledge on the recognition, avoidance and prevention of safety and health hazards in their workplaces.