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  • US workers die on the job each day

    14

  • US workers die on the job each year
    US workers die on the job each year

    5,200

  • Americans die from occupational disease each day

    137

  • Americans die from occupational disease each year

    50,000

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The California Occupational Safety and Health Standards Board is seeking public input about the proposed permanent Protection from Wildfire Smoke standard. They are accepting written comments until August 12, so now is the time to weigh-in about this important worker health and safety issue!

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En todo el estado, los trabajadores están reportando que los patrones les obliga a trabajar sin las protecciones adecuadas que pueden dejarlos vulnerables a COVID-19. Los trabajadores quieren saber: ¿tenemos derecho a rechazar el trabajo?

Across the state, workers are reporting that they are being made to work without appropriate protections that may leave them vulnerable to COVID-19. Workers want to know: do we have the right to refuse work?

This summer Worksafe is offering seven FREE workshops on occupational safety and health (OSH) in the age of COVID-19. Please join us!