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October 16, 2017
Cal/OSHA is advising employers that special precautions must be taken to protect workers from hazards from wildfire smoke.

October 16, 2017
On October 10, OSHA resumed regular enforcement throughout Texas and Louisiana, having suspended programmed activity in the wake of Hurricane Harvey.

October 13, 2017
Cal/OSHA is encouraging employers whose workers are at risk of exposure to the hepatitis A virus to review preventive measures posted online, as a result of outbreaks that have been reported in San Diego, Santa Cruz and Los Angeles counties.

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October 13, 2017 (Notice) - The Occupational Safety and Health Administration has issued notice of its approval of a change to the state of Nevada's Occupational Safety and Health State Plan reinstating federal OSHA enforcement authority over private-sector employment on military facilities and bases in Nevada. The Nevada State Plan currently has coverage over some private-sector contractors on military bases.

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