Employer Requirements Under California's Emergency Wildfire Smoke Regulation

August 08, 2019 | From HRCalifornia Extra

by James W. Ward, Employment Law Subject Matter Expert/Legal Writer and Editor, CalChamber

If you have outdoor workers — or indoor workers exposed to outside air or who spend an hour outside — this affects you.

On July 29, 2019, the California Occupational Safety and Health Standards Board’s emergency regulation to protect outdoor workers from the harmful effects of wildfire smoke became effective.

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