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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
Monday, March 19, 2018
State Agencies Release Compliance Information For AB 450 »
State Agencies Release Compliance Information For AB 450   AB 450 requires employer...
Thursday, January 18, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
McMillin Albany v. Superior Court-Van Tassell, et al Ruling »
California Supreme Court issues its long awaited decision in the case McMillin Albany v. Superior Court-Van Tas...
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,...

Regulatory/CAL OSHA Issues
Wednesday, March 21, 2018
The Heavily Increased Cal/OSHA Penalties for Serious Violations Take Effect »
The Heavily Increased Cal/OSHA Penalties for Serious Violations Take Effect We have alerted membe...
Monday, March 19, 2018
CALPASC Participates in Multiple Cal/OSHA Advisory Committees on Potential New Regulations »
  CALPASC Participates in Multiple Cal/OSHA Advisory Committees...
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  ...

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
Wednesday, March 21, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
CALPASC Presence at the 54th Annual Conference of the California Workers' Compensation Institute »
CALPASC Presence at the 54th Annual Conference of the California Workers' Compensation Institute...
Monday, March 19, 2018
Reminder for CALPASC Members to Update Their "Off Road Diesel Fleet" Reporting by March 1, 2018 »
  Reminder For CALPASC Members to Update Their "Off Road Diesel Fleet" Reporting by March 1, 2018  ...
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...

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