Construction industry frontline leaders must understand Cal/OSHA procedures to stay compliant and proactive in the event of a job site visit. AGC works closely with Cal/OSHA to ensure that the interests of contractors are heard, and provides resources to help contractors follow all policies, laws, and procedures.
Grantee Produced Training Materials: The Susan Harwood Training Grant
OSHA provides training and education programs for workers and employers on the recognition, avoidance, abatement, and prevention of safety and health hazards in their workplaces through Susan Harwood Training Program grants. Many Harwood grantees develop training materials and products that address workplace safety and health hazards as a part of their grant activities. In an effort to make these products available to a broader audience for training or self-development, OSHA has posted these training materials on the Harwood Webpage, where they may be accessed and downloaded at no charge.
Cal/OSHA Subchapter 4. Construction Safety Orders
Title 8. Division 1. Department of Industrial Relations. Chapter 4. Division of Industrial Safety. Subchapter 4. Construction Safety Orders. California operates an OSHA-approved State Plan, covering most private sector workers and all state and local government workers. State Plans that are OSHA-approved job safety and health programs operate individually, rather than by Federal OSHA.
Guide to Developing Your Workplace Injury & Illness Prevention Program –
Cal/OSHA Publications Unit
Every California employer has a legal obligation to provide and maintain a safe and healthy workplace for employees, according to the California Occupational Safety and Health Act of 1973. As of 1991, a written, effective Injury and Illness Prevention Program (IIPP) is required for every California Employer.