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Department of Industrial Relations - Contact DIR
The Department of Industrial Relations (DIR) improves conditions for California's workers and advance opportunities for employers. DIR has four divisions and six commissions, boards and programs. DIRInfo@dir.ca.gov
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Cal/OSHA protects workers and the public from safety hazards and provides consultative services to employers.
|Labor Commissioner's office ensures that every worker receives the wages they earn, enforces minimum labor standards, investigates retaliation complaints and protects employers who comply with the laws.
Electrician Certification Unit:
|Division of Apprenticeship Standards fosters, promotes and develops the welfare of apprentices and training industry, and provides employers with a skilled and experienced workforce to strengthen California’s economy.
Division of Workers' Compensation minimizes the adverse impact of work-related injuries on California workers and employers.
Commission on Health and Safety and Workers' Compensation examines the health and safety and workers' compensation systems in California and recommends administrative or legislative modifications to improve their operations.
Labor Enforcement Task Force combats the underground economy to create an environment where legitimate businesses can thrive and where workers have a safe and fair workplace.
Occupational Safety and Health Appeals Board resolves appeals from employers regarding citations issued by Cal/OSHA for alleged violations of workplace safety and health regulations.
Occupational Safety and Health Standards Board promotes, adopts and maintains reasonable and enforceable standards that ensure a safe and healthful workplace.
|Office of Self Insurance Plans provides oversight and regulation of workers' compensation self-insurance.
Workers' Compensation Appeals Board exercises all judicial powers vested by the Labor Code in a reasonable and sound manner and provides guidance and leadership to the workers' compensation community through case opinions and regulations.
|Worker information hotline||(866) 924-9757|
|Injured worker hotline||(800) 736-7401|
|Heat illness prevention hotline||(877) 992-2567|
|Report workplace fraud and other unlawful activities||(855) 297-5322|
|Complaints about workers' compensation and other insurance||(800) 927-Help (4357)
Frequently called numbers
|Entertainment work permits for minors||(818) 901-5484|
|File an appeal regarding Cal/OSHA citations||(916) 274-5751|
|Free workplace safety advice for business owners||(800) 963-9424|
|Information on self insurance for workers' compensation liabilities||(916) 574-0300|
|Information on workers' compensation research and safety education||(510) 622-3959|
|Request disabilities accommodation for workers' compensation hearings||(866) 681-1459
TTY (800) 735-2929
TTY in Spanish (800) 855-3000
|Workers’ compensation medical unit||(800) 794-6900|