Today, Cal/OSHA posted an amendment to the Emergency Temporary Standard regulation on COVID-19 (ETS). The “readoption” draft will be considered and likely approved by the Cal/OSHA Standards Board when it meets on May 20, 2021.
The U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit has overturned an injunction that blocked the application of AB 5, California’s law governing the use of independent contractors (as to independent truckers).
Bruce Talbott, co-owner/operator of Talbott's Mountain Gold, has been elected president of the Colorado Fruit and Vegetable Growers Association (CFVGA) Board of Directors. He succeeds long-time president Robert Sakata of Sakata Farms.