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COVID-19 Updates
Wednesday, September 2, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
Thursday, June 18, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
Governor Newsom Issues Statewide Face Covering Order »
Today, the Governor issued an Executive Order mandating facecoverings with few exceptions. Those mandates for the work...
Friday, June 5, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
Updates on PPP Flexibility Act of 2020 »
President Trump signed H.R. 7010, the Paycheck Protection Program Flexibility Act of 2020 today!   We are t...
Thursday, June 4, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
CAL / OSHA Issues Guidance on Reporting and Recording COVID-19 Illnesses »
Cal/OSHA just issued guidance for employers regarding COVID-19 illnesses. There are a series of questions and...
Thursday, May 21, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
CA Division of WC Issues FAQ For The Executive Order on WC »
The Division of Workers' Compensation has provided a new FAQ site regarding questions involving Governor Newsom's Executiv...

Legislative Issues
Friday, September 18, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
Important New Information Regarding AB 1867 and SB 1159 »
CALPASC will be holding a members only webinar to review these bills Tuesday September 22, 2020; at 11:30 am. CALPASC memb...
Thursday, September 17, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
Two Recent Appellate Decisions For CALPASC Members To Reveiw »
CALPASC members should be aware of two recent California appellate court rulings. In Alfredo Sanchez, et al., v. Miguel...
Thursday, September 17, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
Update on Bills That Take Effect Immediately »
The Governor has signed several bills that had urgency clauses, that take effect right away, instead of January 1, 2020. C...
Wednesday, September 16, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
Federal DOL Issued Guidelines Regarding Time Keeping For Remote Working Employees »
Federal DOL Issued Guidelines Regarding Time Keeping For Remote Working Employees...
Monday, September 14, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
Federal DOL Brings Several Cases Against Employers »
Federal DOL Brings Several Cases Against Employers...

Regulatory/CAL OSHA Issues
Thursday, September 10, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
CAL/OSHA Issues First Wave of COVID-19 Citations »
CAL/OSHA Issues First Wave of COVID-19 Citations Cal/OSHA has been investigating violations related to ...
Thursday, September 10, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
CAL / OSHA Issues Over $400,000 In Penalties For COVID-19 To Overhill Farms and Its Temp Agency »
Cal/OSHA is continuing to push forward with citations for failure to protect employees from COVID-19.   Overhill...
Wednesday, September 9, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
CAL / OSHA Finalizes Regulations Regarding The Use Of Construction Personnel Hoists »
CAL / OSHA Finalizes Regulations Regarding The Use Of Construction Personnel Hoists...
Monday, September 7, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
Department of Industrial Relations Issues Guidance On Ready Mix Concrete Companies »
Department of Industrial Relations Issues Guidance On Ready Mix Concrete Companies...
Wednesday, August 5, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
Important Ruling By Federal Administrative Law Judge On The Use of The NWS Heat Index Chart When OSH »
Important Ruling By Federal Administrative Law Judge On The Use of The NWS Heat Index Chart When OSHA Issues Citations...

Workers Compensation
Thursday, September 17, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
Changes To Specialized Investigation Unit Regulations For Workers' Compensation Take Effect October »
CALPASC has long recommended members check into the effectiveness of their insurers or self insured programs SIU. These un...
Thursday, September 17, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
$2.5 Million Charged In Workers' Compensations Fraud »
A Merced agricultural employer allegedly underreported payroll from 2015 through 2019 to State Compensation Insurance Fund...
Friday, September 4, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
Construction Worker Has Been Charged With WC Fraud »
Construction Worker Has Been Charged With WC Fraud...
Thursday, July 16, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
WCIRB Issues Its State Of The System Report on Workers' Compensation! »
WCIRB Issues Its State Of The System Report on Workers' Compensation!...
Monday, July 13, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
Updated Information On Workers' Compensation »
Governor Newsom did not extend or renew his Executive Order on Workers' Compensation. That is good news. CALPASC members a...

Construction Defect Litigation
Thursday, September 17, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
Quality Built Issues Report On 10 Most Common Construction Defects »
Quality Built recently issued a helpful report on the most common construction defects claimed against builders. You can&n...
Tuesday, December 4, 2018
Important Reminder for CALPASC Members Regarding Construction Defect Litigation »
  Important Reminder for CALPASC Members Regarding Claimants who Pursue Monetary Damages Through Construction...
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...

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...

Other News
Thursday, September 17, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
Reminder To Register For CalSavers If You Have More Than 100 Employees »
California employers with more than 100 employees must register by September 30, 2020. They must either register as exempt...
Thursday, September 10, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
National Stand Down To Prevent Falls To Be Held September 14-18, 2020 »
National Stand Down To Prevent Falls To Be Held September 14-18, 2020 Contractors are encouraged to voluntar...
Wednesday, September 9, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
Update on WCIRB 2021 Advisory Rate Proposal »
Update on WCIRB 2021 Advisory Rate Proposal The Actuarial Committee of the WCIRB met on September 8, 2020;...
Thursday, September 3, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
CALPASC Members Selected As Fellows Of The Construction Lawyers Society of America »
CALPASC Members Selected As Fellows Of The Construction Lawyers Society of America...
Thursday, July 30, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
Important Information Regarding the CalSavers Retirement Savings Program »
CALPASC members are reminded that the deadline to register, for those who have 100 or more employees, is September 30, 202...

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