September 2012 archive

Sep 28

It’s finally here – the 2012 California Science Safety Handbook

In 1999, California launched its last version of the Science Safety Handbook. That is until now. After a dreaded 13 years, the new version is finally here. You can download a copy of the 2012 Science Safety Handbook here: http://www.cde.ca.gov/pd/ca/sc/documents/scisafebk2012.pdf In addition, you may want to purchase this book for your chemical hygiene officer: Bretherick’s …

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Sep 12

New Interesting Articles Section Added to Website!!!!

Please check out our new section of interesting articles we have added to our website. The link is in the drop down menu under “News ” on the Main Menu at the top of each page. Articles are primarily related to the concerns of public entities. Access CalPRIMA News by clicking on the News tab …

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Sep 11

Don’t miss this one!!!!!!!

CalPRIMA and PARMA The Sixth Annual CalPRIMA/PARMA Joint Mini-Conference October 9th and 10th   KVIE Ose Community Room 2030 W. El Camino Ave Sacramento, CA. 95833 Free for public entity employees. Only $95 for employees of non-public entity members. Details in the documents below: Joint Mini-Conference Agenda and Registration CalPRIMA_PARMA 2012 Workshop Hotels  

Sep 11

JOBS, JOBS, JOBS

If you are looking to start your career in risk management or make a move up the ladder, check out our job posting page.  We have posted 8 new job posting on our “Search Current Jobs” page. (Main Menu Bar/Jobs/Search Current Jobs)  We wish you well with your search.

Sep 11

Leadership Principles with Terrie Norris, former President of ASSE

Leadership Principles with Terrie Norris, former President of ASSE Meet Terrie Norris In this episode of The Risk Control Show we are gong to peak behind the curtain and find out what it takes to be a world leader in safety and health.  Terrie, the former President of ASSE, explains what it was like to …

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Sep 11

To Socialize or Not to Socialize – will Social Media be Protected?

To Protect or Not To Protect Social Media has exploded over the last 5 years and it is certainly here to stay. Social media offers a great venue to voice your opinions, share photos, and connect with friends and co-workers. On the flip-side, protection from sexual harassment, discrimination and other protected activities are increasing. The …

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Sep 11

Accumulated state worker leave prompted California’s park scandal!

Accumulated state worker leave prompted California’s park scandal What started as a quiet scheme to draw down excessive leave hours built up by state parks managers quickly spread, first to hardship cases and then to the rank and file, according to recently released state investigative documents. Park-Scandal-8 21 2012

Sep 11

Calpers Defends Pension Benefits While Risking Losses

Calpers Defends Pension Benefits While Risking Losses The California Public Employees’ Retirement System, the largest U.S. pension,is defending government workers against criticism of their benefits even while it risks losses as municipalities, faced with rising retirement costs, file for bankruptcy. Calpers-Defense-8-20-2012

Sep 06

The County of Orange, California – Liability Claims Manager

The County of Orange, California Liability Claims Manager $6,148.13 – $10,926.93/month Click link below for more information: Liability Claims Manager County of Orange 9 2012