Category: CalPRIMA News

Sep 11


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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Aug 30

Financial Disaster Recovery from FEMA with Jerry Quinn

Financial Disaster Recovery from FEMA with Jerry Quinn Recovering from a major disaster event is difficult enough.  Finding out that you don’t have the documentation to recover funds from FEMA doubles the pain.  Join us in this episode of The Risk Control Show as we sit down with the Disaster Badger, Mr. Jerry Quinn of …

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Jul 16

New ASTM F1487-11 Playground Requirements

astm f1487-11 standard changes

New ASTM F 1487-11 Standard ASTM Standard F1487-11 is here and if you haven’t yet read it, you should. There are multiple changes in this standard from the previous versions and many will affect your playgrounds.  So, your probably saying to yourself,  but wait just a minute there – we use the CPSC Handbook 325 …

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Apr 30

Why Knee Pads Might Not Work

You have given all of your employees knee pads and not the cheap ones either. So, why are you still racking up the worker’s compensation claims?  The answer is simple – knee pads only work if you wear them around your knees.  And if you were them correctly around the knees and you can get …

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Apr 28

We launched a new website

Today, we launched a new website to make it easier for our members to receive and share information.

Feb 05

CDC MRSA Podcast

MRSA Podcast – Methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus     Key facts about MRSA infections in the United States, including schools and healthcare settings. CDC Podcast     CDC Questions and Answers about MRSA in schools. 

May 13

Division of Workers’ Compensation proposes changes to permanent disability rating schedule

Changes to the permanent disability: The California Department of Industrial Relations, Division of Workers’ Compensation (DWC) is proposing changes to the permanent disability rating schedule (PDRS), which will increase benefits for injured workers by an average of 16 percent. The proposal is contained in draft regulations posted to the DWC online forum at  for review …

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May 10

Recall of Gas Grills and more!!!

Before you fire up the grill!!! Onward Manufacturing Recalls Gas Grills Due to Fire and Burn Hazard. Get the full CPSC report more   California PRIMA is committed to the wellbeing of the public and our members. We want you all to enjoy a safe spring and summer as you move your activities outdoors. Here …

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