Author Archives: Patrick Moody

APMA Forum Update

The 39th Annual APMA Forum is Almost Here The 39th Annual Agricultural Personnel Management Association (APMA) Forum is quickly approaching. The forum will be held on January 23-25, 2019, at the Monterey Plaza Hotel. The forum is widely considered one of the premier educational and networking events for human resource and safety professionals in the […]

Newly Proposed Standards From Cal/OSHA

Proposed Cal/OSHA Standards: Indoor Heat Illness and Workplace Violence The Division of Occupational Safety and Health has issued revised drafts of two proposed new standards. The first standard regulates indoor heat illness prevention. This standard would apply to workplaces when the indoor temperature reaches 82 degrees. Additionally, it would apply in any of the following […]

2018 Legislative Update

Governor Brown Signs New Sexual Harassment Laws The 2018 legislative session has come to an end.  This year, over 100 new bills were signed which affect the labor and employment laws in California.  The so-called #MeToo Movement influenced the Legislature, with twelve sexual harassment and retaliation-related measures making their way to Governor Brown’s desk.  Five […]