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Chapter 3.2. California Occupational Safety and Health Regulations (CAL/OSHA)
Subchapter 1. Regulations of the Director of Industrial Relations

Article 3. Citation, Notice, Special Order, Order to Take Special Action, Notice of No Violations After Investigation: Procedures

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§332. Form of Citation.

The citation form shall set forth:

(a) The name of the employer, the employer's address and the workplace inspected;

(b) The nature of the violation, in specific terms with reference to the provision of the code, standard, regulation or order alleged to have been violated;

(c) Time allowed for correction of alleged violation;

(d) Rights of employees respecting the time fixed for correction of violations;

(e) Posting requirements

(f) Time within which an employer may contest a citation; and

(g) Such other information as the Division of Occupational Safety and Health deems appropriate for clear understanding of the form issued.

NOTE: Authority cited: Sections 54, 55 and 6317, Labor Code. Reference: Section 6317, Labor Code.


1. Amendment of subsection (g) filed 2-28-79; effective thirtieth day thereafter (Register 79, No. 9).

2. Amendment filed 12-28-84; effective thirtieth day thereafter (Register 84, No. 52).

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