Cal/OSHA has advised employers that even though it is early in the season, employers are accountable for meeting the heat illness regulations that are in effect in California.  With temperatures rising into the 80s and 90s in some areas of the state, workers could easily be affected by the heat in the fields.

Greg Nelson

Sacramento, Calif. -- On March 1, Administrative Law Judge Douglas Gallop of the Agricultural Labor Relations Board (ALRB) issued his recommended decision dismissing all of the United Farm Workers of America’s election objections and the ALRB General Counsel’s Amended Complaint against Corralitos Farms, LLC.

Wendy Fink-Weber


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