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  • December 26, 2000 - IR2000-18
    New work rules Jan. 1 for most construction, drilling,
    logging and mining workers
  • December 19, 2000 - IR2000-17
    Minimum Wage Increases to $6.25 Per Hour Starting January
  • November 2, 2000 - IR2000-16
    DIR Resource Network To Enhance Young Worker Health and Safety
  • October 11, 2000 - IR2000-15
    Suspect apprehended after posing as Cal/OSHA inspector
  • September 28, 2000 - IR2000-14
    State's apprentices recognized by governor
  • - IR2000-13 - Void
  • September 18, 2000 - IR2000-12
    Transit union and management to return to bargaining table
  • August 24, 2000 - IR2000-11
    Workplace fatalities down in 1999
  • July 18, 2000 - IR2000-10
    New workers' comp reports advise on fighting fraud, helping injured workers, lowering pharmacy costs
  • May 17, 2000 - IR2000-09
    American Xtal receives maximum penalties under new law
  • May 9, 2000 - IR2000-08
    Governor declares May "Safe Jobs for Youth Month"
    Proclamation underlines administration emphasis on
    workplace health and safety for teen workers
  • April 28, 2000 - IR2000-07
    Governor Davis Proclaims April 28, 2000 Workers' Memorial Day
  • April 17, 2000 - IR2000-06
    Commission issues analysis of workers' comp costs
  • April 10, 2000 - IR2000-05
    Limit use of ethylene gas to experienced workers only, warns Cal/OSHA
  • April 4, 2000 - IR2000-04
    DWC Publishes Employers' Guide to the California Workers' Comp System
  • March 2, 2000 - IR2000-03
    New State Workers' Comp Information System Now In Operation
  • February 16, 2000 - IR2000-02
    Attorney General Issues Opinion at DIR'S Request
  • January 3, 2000 - IR2000-01
    Workplace Injuries at Record Low in California