Monthly Archives: December 2020

Update Your Handbooks and Other Policies in 2021

COVID-19 OSHA Emergency Temporary Standards:  The California Office of Administrative Law has formally approved the temporary standards prepared by Cal/OSHA regarding COVID-19 in the workplace.  The regulations are in effect as of November 30, 2020.  They will expire on October 2, 2021 unless extended.  In conjunction with the approval, Cal/OSHA released “Frequently Asked Questions” addressing… Read More »

Governor Newsom Issues New Stay at Home Order

Many California businesses will close or limit capacity in the coming days as part of a new stay-at-home order that’s triggered when fewer than 15% of ICU beds are available in a region. Unlike previous restrictions in California, the new stay-at-home order focuses on five different regions in lieu of counties. The five regions are: Northern California, Greater Sacramento,… Read More »