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December 2009

  • December 17, 2009 IR#2009-37
    California Labor Commissioner Secures $230,000 Judgment in Retaliation Suit
  • December 10, 2009 IR#2009-36
    California Labor Commissioner Wins $4 million Settlement for Laid Off Title Company Workers

November 2009

  • November 24, 2009 IR#2009-35
    Labor Compliance Monitoring Changes for Public Works Projects
  • November 23, 2009 IR#2009-34
    DIR’s Public Works Training Seminar:  
    Helping to Build California’s Future through Public Works Construction
  • November 2, 2009 IR#2009-33
    CA Labor Commissioner levies nearly $1 million in citations during statewide enforcement of carwash industry

October 2009

  • October 19, 2009 IR#2009-32
    The Fifth International Forum on Disability Management 2010:
    Collaborating for Success

September 2009

  • September 28, 2009 IR#2009-31
    Cal/OSHA conducts 305 heat inspections; continues to see increased compliance
  • September 23, 2009 IR#2009-30
    Cal/OSHA recognizes IBM Research-Almaden for workplace safety achievements
  • September 21, 2009 IR#2009-29
    Labor Commissioner on Impersonation Case: Investigators Never Ask For Cash

August 2009

  • August 13, 2009 IR#2009-28
    DIR Enforcement Actions find violations of labor laws and heat regulations
    Grower, Construction Contractor Shut Down
  • August 4, 2009 IR#2009-27
    California Labor Commissioner Files Suit against Bay Area Sushi Restaurant for Taking Workers’ Tips

July 2009

  • July 31, 2009 IR#2009-26
    Cal/OSHA moves to strengthen heat illness prevention regulations
  • July 27, 2009 IR#2009-25
    Cal/OSHA continues enforcement during times of high heat
  • July 14, 2009 IR#2009-24
    As Heat-Waves Strike Many California Regions this Week,
    Cal-OSHA Reminds Employers to Provide Heat Illness Prevention Training
  • July 7, 2009 IR#2009-23
    Cal/OSHA standards become first in the nation protections against infectious airborne diseases

June 2009

  • June 30, 2009 IR#2009-22
    DIR provides online guidance for public works stimulus dollars
  • June 30, 2009 IR#2009-21
    California Labor Commissioner Moves to Revoke Farm Labor Contractors’ Licenses
  • June 10, 2009 IR#2009-20
    Cal/OSHA seeks adoption of emergency amendments to the heat illness prevention standard
  • June 2, 2009 IR#2009-19
    CA Labor Commissioner Files Suits to Close Down Nine Carwash Businesses

May 2009

  • May 28, 2009 IR#2009-18
    Department of Industrial Relations partners with community based organizations to provide extra assistance to injured workers
    Pilot project in Salinas will help identify illegally uninsured employers
  • May 21, 2009 IR#2009-17
    EEEC shuts down five farm labor contractors during enforcement of heat regulations
  • May 16, 2009 IR#2009-16
    Cal/OSHA shuts down two farm labor contractors for heat violations
  • May 15, 2009 IR#2009-15
    Cal/OSHA stresses importance of taking precautions to prevent heat illnesses
  • May 7, 2009 IR#2009-14
    EEEC Cites Restaurant Business over $130,000 for Illegal Operation
  • May 5, 2009 IR#2009-13
    CA Labor Commissioner Issues over $770,000 in Fines Following Statewide Car Wash Enforcement

April 2009

  • April 28, 2009 IR#2009-12
    Governor Schwarzenegger proclaims April 28, 2009 Workers' Memorial Day
  • April 24, 2009 IR#2009-11
    Cal/OSHA referral to Sonoma DA results in prosecution and $248,000 in fines
  • April 23, 2009 IR#2009-10
    Statement from Acting Labor and Workforce Development Agency (LWDA) Secretary on Criminal and Civil Charges Filed in Case of Deceased Farm Worker from San Joaquin County
  • April 17, 2009 IR#2009-09
    California Labor Commissioner and State Attorney General win $13 million judgment against janitorial companies

March 2009

  • March 30, 2009 IR#2009-08
    CA Labor Commissioner debars Campbell based contractor from public works projects
  • March 26, 2009 IR#2009-07
    Fund Administrator calls for reversal of WCAB En Banc Decisions
  • March 24, 2009 IR#2009-06
    Chief Counsel Destie Overpeck designated Division of Workers’ Compensation
    acting chief deputy administrative director
  • March 18, 2009 IR#2009-05
    DIR partners with Ag Industry to Launch 2009 Heat Illness Prevention Training

February 2009

  • February 3, 2009 IR#2009-04
    Labor Commissioner Secures Nearly $750,000 in Prevailing Wage Settlements, Debars Contractor

January 2009

  • January 30, 2009 IR#2009-03
    California Employers required to Post Annual Summary of Work-Related Injuries and Illnesses
  • January 28, 2009 IR#2009-02
    CA Labor Commissioner Issues Over $800,000 in Fines Following Statewide Restaurant Enforcement
  • January 7, 2009 IR#2009-01
    CA Labor Commissioner heads investigation in construction industry
    Violations referred to San Francisco District Attorney for prosecution