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Reminder: OSHA 300A Data Due By March 2, 2021

Reminder: OSHA 300A Data Due By March 2, 2021

By Catherine A. Cano on January 11, 2021 Jackson Lewis LLP We generally remember that the OSHA Summary Form 300 A must be posted at each work facility with 10 or more employees – and must be posted between February 1 and April 30 every year.  Now is the time to...

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2021 CALIFORNIA HR COMPLIANCE ISSUES

2021 CALIFORNIA HR COMPLIANCE ISSUES

Join Our ZOOM Webinar:  Highlighting 2021 HR Compliance Issues for CA Employers ... With the start of a new year, there are always changes in employment laws and regulations affecting employers. 2021 has many more than a “normal” year – what with COVID-19 rules from...

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CAL OSHA Regulations Compliance

CAL OSHA Regulations Compliance

IMPORTANT PROVISION OF LATEST COVID-19 RELIEF BILL … BETWEEN NOW AND MARCH 31, 2021 Employer’s policy of ongoing "emergency paid sick time" benefit for employees who test positive for COVID-19 or who are compelled to quarantine by a medical provider is still valid....

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Consolidated Appropriations Act, 2021: PPP and Tax Provisions

Consolidated Appropriations Act, 2021: PPP and Tax Provisions

By Melissa Ostrower and Robert R. Perry- Jackson Lewis PC. December 28, 2020 The Consolidated Appropriations Act, 2021 (Act) generally provides the annual funding for the federal government and contains several important rules giving further COVID-19 relief. These...

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New Regional Stay Home Order

New Regional Stay Home Order

Last night at 11:59 pm, Southern California became subject to the state’s new Regional Stay Home Order. The Governor’s office announced the new Order last week on December 3, although it did not immediately take effect. The Order divides California’s counties into...

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Coronavirus At Work – Do Not Despair!

Coronavirus At Work – Do Not Despair!

Critical Question Asked by Concerned Employers...   A very concerned prospect contacted CalWorkSafety & HR this week to inquire about the status of their company’s Cal/OSHA – COVID-19 Policy Handbook. The question was “Are COVID-19 New Policies included in...

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COVID-19 Prevention Program Emergency Regulation Adopted

COVID-19 Prevention Program Emergency Regulation Adopted

James W. Ward  November 20, 2020 HR Watchdog On November 19, 2020, the California Occupational Safety and Health Standards Board (OSHSB) voted to adopt a comprehensive and complex COVID-19 emergency regulation addressing a variety of issues related to COVID-19 in the...

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