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Construction Defect Litigation
Thursday, June 22, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
CALPASC Impacts 2017 West Coast Casualty Construction Defect Conference »
The 24th Conference was held in Anaheim on May 18 and 19, 2017.   CALPASC Director of Risk Management Bruc...
Monday, August 1, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
CALPASC Issues Amicus Brief in McMillin Albany v. Superior Court Providing Subcontractor Perspective »
This important case before the California Supreme Court will decide whether to allow plaintiffs in construction defect hav...
Thursday, March 3, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
CALPASC Issues Letter Requesting The California Supreme Court To Review Decision »
We recently advised our members of this adverse case for subcontractors. The ruling stretches further into an area of subj...
Thursday, October 10, 2013   (0 Comments - view/add)
CALPASC And Construction Industry Groups Salute Agency Cooperation For Yielding Fast Results »
CALPASC And Construction Industry Groups Salute Agency Cooperation For Yielding Fast Results SACRAMENTO, Calif. , ...

Legislative Issues
Wednesday, August 2, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Important Message Regarding PAGA Claims »
  PAGA (Private Attorneys General Act) claims can be filed by any employee or their attorney, on beh...
Wednesday, August 2, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
CA Appellate Hearing On The Pulte v. ASIC »
  CALPASC's Bruce Wick attended the Appellate Hearing on the Pulte v. ASIC (American Safety Indemnit...
Friday, July 14, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
California Labor Commissioner Issues First Citations Against A General Contractor »
California Labor Commissioner Issues First Citations Against A General Contractor For Wage Violations By A Subcontractor,...
Friday, July 14, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
SB 562 Held Over For 2018 Legislative Session »
SB 562 Held Over For 2018 Legislative Session     SB 562 Lara-D, Atkins-D is the single payer healt...
Friday, July 14, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
WCIRB Posts New Estimator For 2018 Ex-Mods »
WCIRB Posts New Estimator For 2018 Ex-Mods   CALPASC members and their brokers can...

Regulatory/CAL OSHA Issues
Wednesday, August 2, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Cal/OSHA Penalties To Increase Dramatically »
Cal/OSHA Penalties To Increase Dramatically   The state budget had several bills in...
Wednesday, August 2, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Cal/OSHA Stresses Importance Of Monitoring Workers, Recognizing Early Symptoms Of Heat Illness »
The following is a news release from the CA Department of Industrial Relations.    Cal/OSHA is remin...
Friday, July 14, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
CALPASC Members Are Reminded To Be Very Careful When Given a 1BY Form From Cal/OSHA »
CALPASC Members Are Reminded To Be Very Careful When Given A 1BY Form From Cal/OSHA  ...
Thursday, June 22, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Silica Regulations For Construction In California »
The new Cal/OSHA Silica regulations take effect June 23, 2017; but Cal/OSHA has agreed to delay enforcement of the new reg...
Thursday, June 22, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Cal/OSHA Advisory Committee Meeting »
The meeting was held in Oakland and Monrovia on May 4, 2017. Questions had been raised on Cal/OSHA's use of its forms for...

Unlicensed Contractors
Tuesday, February 14, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
January 11, 2017 Fraud Assessment Commission Meeting Update »
    The good work of the Commission continues. Insured employers pay part of their Workers' Compens...
Friday, December 18, 2015   (0 Comments - view/add)
Cal/OSHA Updates Construction Pocket Safety Guide to Promote Safety and Compliance in the Industry »
Cal/OSHA Updates Construction Pocket Safety Guide to Promote Safety and Compliance in the Industry Oakland —The...
Monday, October 27, 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
CALPASC in the News »
CALPASC Press Releases and Articles have appeared in many newspapers throughout California. Below are links to articles wh...
Friday, September 5, 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
1 in 6 California construction jobs part of underground economy, study finds »
  California's construction industry is sinking underground. That's the conclusion of a new study from the Los Angel...
Friday, June 13, 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
CALPASC COMMENDS THE CALIFORNIA DEPARTMENT OF INSURANCE’S LEAD ON STATEWIDE SWEEP FOR FRAUDULENT CON »
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE June 13, 2014 Sacramento – The California Professional Association of Specialty Contractors (CALPAS...

Workers Compensation
Wednesday, August 2, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
California Coalition On Workers' Compensation Conference (CCWC) »
CALPASC's Director of Risk Management Bruce Wick attended the California Coalition on Workers' Compensation Conference on...
Thursday, June 22, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
WCIRB Classification And Rating Committee Update »
  The committee met on April 25, 2017, in Oakland. A proposal Bruce Wick of CALPASC has been in support of was...
Thursday, June 22, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
WCIRB Ombudsman Oversight Committee Meeting »
  Bruce Wick attends this meeting in Oakland on May 31, 2017, on behalf of all California employers, reviewing t...
Thursday, June 22, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Fraud Assessment Commission Review Panel Meets In Sacramento On June 7, 2017 »
At this meeting, a panel appointed by Insurance Commissioner Dave Jones; reviews proposals from District Attorneys' office...
Tuesday, April 11, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Good news regarding Workers' Compensation advisory rates! »
Good news regarding Workers' Compensation advisory rates! As we reported last week, the WC...

Other News
Thursday, June 22, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
CALPASC Member Maria Plumtree Admitted Into the US Supreme Court »
Maria Plumtree next to Justice Ruth Bader Ginsberg at US Supreme Court admittance ceremony....
Thursday, June 22, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
It's about Control and Supporting CALPASC! The CALPASC/P-Fleet Program Is Worth a Look! »
CALPASC Board Member and Program Participant Jeff Platt talks about the program....
Tuesday, April 11, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
CALPASC Congratulates Plumtree & Associates on 10 Years in Business! »
CALPASC Congratulates Plumtree & Associates on 10 Years in Business!  If your company w...
Tuesday, April 11, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
CALPASC Hosting Silica Webinar on April 17th »
CALPASC Hosting Silica Webinar on April 17th   If your company work involves any silica-base...
Thursday, March 30, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
CALPASC thanks member attorney David Tran of Prosperous Law Group for reviewing an important contrac »
CALPASC thanks member attorney David Tran of Prosperous Law Group for reviewing an important contract!   ...

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