Tuesday, July 13, 2021
IMPORTANT CAL/OSHA UPDATE - Wildfire Rural Areas
IMPORTANT Cal/OSHA UPDATE!
Cal/OSHA requires employers to comply with the California Code of Regulations, title 8, section 5141.1 which applies to most outdoor workplaces where the current Air Quality Index (current AQI) for airborne particulate matter 2.5 micrometers or smaller (PM2.5) is 151 or greater, and where employers should reasonably anticipate that employees could be exposed to wildfire smoke.
Learn more: https://www.dir.ca.gov/dosh/doshreg/Protection-from-Wildfire-Smoke/Wildfire-smoke-emergency-standard.html