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Chapter 3.3. Occupational Safety and Health Appeals Board
Article 1.5. Service of Documents and Duty to Notify Others of Appeal and
§363. Consolidation and Severance.
(a) The Appeals Board may consolidate for hearing and decision any number of proceedings
involving the same employer.
(b) Upon motion of a party or upon its own motion, the Appeals Board may consolidate
for hearing and decision any number of proceedings involving different employers
where the facts and circumstances are similar and consolidation will result in
conservation of time and expense. Any party may object to consolidation in writing
within 10 days of the date of service of the order of consolidation.
(c) Consolidated proceedings may be severed by the Appeals Board for good cause.
NOTE: Authority cited: Section 148.7, Labor Code. Reference: Section 148.7,
1. Amendment filed 10-30-92; operative 11-30-92 (Register 92, No. 44).
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