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Cal OSHA issues Updated Infection Prevention Guidance for Agricultural Employers
By Cressinda D. Schlag & Kymiya St. Pierre on
Posted in Agriculture, California, Workplace Safety and Health
To assist with protecting the essential workers who work in the agricultural industry, California’s Department Industrial Relations Division of Occupational Safety and Health (“Cal OSHA”) issued updated guidance on coronavirus (“COVID-19”) infection prevention procedures for employers in the agricultural industry.
While the guidance does not impose new legal obligations on employers, the guidance is meant…