Category Archives: State Fund News

19Oct 2017
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Safety Training Can Be Hard. We Make it Easy.

Cal/OSHA requires every business to provide a safe and healthy workplace for its employees. One way to do this is to have regular safety meetings. If you’re in the construction industry you are required to provide a safety meeting every … Read more »

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18Oct 2017
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The Earth Quakes and the Building Shakes. Where is the Safest Place to Go?

Hint: it’s not the doorway. For years we were told to stand in a doorway during an earthquake, but that’s not the right answer. What about running outside? That’s not right either. With California experiencing on average 50 earthquakes measuring … Read more »

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18Oct 2016
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State Fund is Shaking It Up

Employees Participate in 2016 Great California ShakeOut Just when you thought the earth stopped shaking and your mind stopped aching, an “earthquake swarm,” with nearly one hundred recorded events above magnitude 2 shook the Salton Sea area of California in … Read more »

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20Sep 2016
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Beyond the Heat – The Damaging Effects of Wildfires

California is a beautiful place to live with lots of warm weather and sunshine. Unfortunately, those golden rays can create dangerous conditions. Wildfires have become an expected disaster every summer. They devastate lives, businesses, natural resources, and agriculture. In 2016, … Read more »

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