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Chapter 8. Office of the Director
Subchapter 2. Administration of Self-Insurance Plans
Article 7. Injury and Illness Prevention Program

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§15353. Injury and Illness Prevention Program.

(a) As part of the application process, an individual private sector applicant for a Certificate to Self-Insure shall certify they have implemented an effective Injury Illness Prevention Program as required by Labor Code section 6401.7 and provide the name, title and contact information for the person within their organization responsible for workplace safety.
NOTE: The pamphlet “A sample of an Injury and Illness Prevention Program” can be obtained from the Cal/OSHA Consultation Services.
Note: Authority cited: Sections 54, 55 and 3702.10, Labor Code. Reference: Sections 59, 3700, 3702, 3702.10, 6314.5, 6319 and 6401.7, Labor Code.
1. New section filed 11-21-78; effective thirtieth day thereafter (Register 78, No. 47).
2. Amendment of section heading, section and Note filed 12-18-92; operative 1-19-93 (Register 92, No. 51).
3. Amendment of subsections (a)-(a)(1)(A) filed 3-2-2009; operative 3-2-2009 pursuant to Government Code section 11343.4 (Register 2009, No. 10).
4. Amendment filed 12-14-2016; operative 1-1-2017 pursuant to Government Code section 11343.4(b)(3) (Register 2016, No. 51).
5. Editorial correction implementing 12-14-2016 amendment (Register 2016, No. 53).

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