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California’s Protection from Wildfire Smoke Regulation

Written by: Virginia McCormick, NES, Inc. California’s Protection from Wildfire Smoke regulation aims to protect workers throughout the 2019 fire season.   Worker Protection from Wildfire Smoke Implemented Following a devastating fire season that impacted much of the state in November of 2018, California adopted an emergency Protection from Wildfire Smoke regulation in July 2019. The […]

California Wildfires and Smoke Inhalation Hazards

Written by: Brittiny Harris, NES, Inc. Smoke from 2017 California wildfires has inundated urban areas, creating low air quality and presenting severe smoke inhalation hazards.   Wildfires Create Smoke Inhalation Hazards California is dealing with one of the most disastrous fire seasons in its history, and with these fires come serious smoke inhalation hazards. An October […]