Frequently Asked Questions
If an employer has workers that may be exposed to unhealthy air due to wildfire smoke, they must take steps and be prepared to protect workers.
Employers and workers can use these resources to learn more about the protections at work from wildfire smoke.
- Wildfire Smoke Questions and Answers for Employers and Employees
- Frequently Asked Questions about Laws Enforced by the Labor Commissioner’s Office
- N95 Mask Commonly Asked Questions
- "Using Disposable Respirators" (in English and Spanish)
You can call 833-579-0927 to connect with a live Cal/OSHA representative between the hours of 9 am and 7 pm to ask questions related to health and safety in the workplace. Bilingual representatives are available to provide information on topics like COVID-19, heat illness prevention, and wildfire smoke.
Invite Cal/OSHA to an event, or request a presentation or educational training by submitting an Outreach Request Form.