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DOLE, Romanian labor ministry ink agreement to hire more OFWs

Sun Star 19 Jun 2021
... that the bilateral agreement will also foster the exchange of expertise, good practices, and information between the two countries, particularly in the areas of labor and employment relations; social security and protection; labor migration; and occupational safety; among others.
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California finally has rules for returning to the office. Here is what they are

Fresno Bee 19 Jun 2021
California finally has rules for the return to offices as the COVID-19 pandemic eases. The Occupational Safety and Health Standards Board approved the guidance Thursday, and Gov. Gavin Newsom signed ... .
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New outside summer work ban announced

Gulf Daily News 19 Jun 2021
This decision aims to protect workers and ensure their safety from the hazards of ...
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Bahrain announces 2-month ban on outdoor work to avoid heat dangers

Sina 19 Jun 2021
local time. "This decision aims to protect workers and ensure their safety from the hazards of heatstroke, various summer diseases, and occupational accidents," said Humaidan ... Enditem. .
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Bullion van, passengers survive attack

Graphic 19 Jun 2021
The police in the Central Region are on the heels of armed robbers who attacked another improvised bullion van on the Accra-Winneba highway ... last Thursday ... Occupants of the van, including the driver, Alfred Aidoo, however, escaped unhurt, while the van escaped to safety with the cash ... Jamestown incident ... Read also.. Bullion van attacks ... .
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Coronavirus Today: Second thoughts about rushing to vaccinate kids?

The Los Angeles Times 19 Jun 2021
Tom Shimabukuro, deputy director of the CDC’s Immunization Safety Office, said that as of June 10, the ... The guidance, which was approved by the Occupational Safety and Health Standards Board, allows fully vaccinated employees in most workplaces to stop wearing masks on the job.
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Okanagan wineries taking pandemic seriously: WorkSafeBC

Castanet 18 Jun 2021
... up for their COVID-19 safety plans ... Officers were deployed to conduct on-site inspections, and occupational health and safety consultants contacted additional employers by phone to review employers’ obligations and COVID-19 safety plans.
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New Cal/OSHA rules allow fully vaccinated workers to forego masks

Mountain View Voice 18 Jun 2021
The California Division of Occupational Safety and Health's Occupational Safety and Health Standards Board voted to adopt new workplace masking and safety rules for the second time in two weeks, allowing fully vaccinated workers to forego wearing a mask if they document their vaccination status.
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Air Force readdresses women’s hair standard after feedback

Enid News & Eagle 18 Jun 2021
Members must adhere to current occupational safety, fire and health guidance, and mishap prevention procedures emphasizing when and how to mitigate the potential for injury from hair of varying lengths and styles around machinery, equipment, power transmission apparatus or moving parts.
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California lifts workplace mask requirements for fully vaccinated employees

Daily Bruin 18 Jun 2021
The California Occupational Safety and Health Standards Board approved revised COVID-19-related worksite guidelines Thursday with a 5-1 vote ... Approved from the California Division of Occupational Safety and Health still require all unvaccinated employees to wear masks indoors ...
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In-person Foster City Council meeting postponed to July

The Daily Journal - San Mateo 18 Jun 2021
... COVID-19 public safety guidelines ... The city made the decision to comply with California Division of Occupational Safety and Health guidelines, which still require workers to wear a mask and practice social distancing at the workplace, regardless of vaccination status.
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California eases virus work rules, has vaccine record plan

Bowling Green Daily News 18 Jun 2021
They come after weeks of confusion as the California Occupational Safety and Health Standards Board flip-flopped over changes ... But board member Laura Stock, an occupational safety expert who cast the lone opposition vote, warned that the pandemic is not over.
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California drops workplace mask rule for vaccinated workers

Santa Monica Daily Press 18 Jun 2021
The revised regulations approved by the governor-appointed California Occupational Safety and Health Standards Board come after weeks of confusion ... Board member Laura Stock, an occupational safety expert who cast the lone opposition vote, warned that the pandemic is not over.
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California allows digital record of coronavirus vaccination

Hastings Tribune 18 Jun 2021
They come after weeks of confusion as the California Occupational Safety and Health Standards Board flip-flopped over changes ... But board member Laura Stock, an occupational safety expert who cast the lone opposition vote, warned that the pandemic is not over.
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AGC Honors BNBuilders with Top Safety Awards in Washington State and San Diego Region

Ellensburg Daily Record 18 Jun 2021
BNBuilders was also recently awarded a Construction Safety Excellence Award (CSEA) from the AGC San Diego Chapter ... These safety awards identify BNBuilders as one of the West Coast's top general contractors for safety performance, occupational health management, and risk control ... he was the first African American safety instructor in the US Air Force.
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