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Air Conditioning

California Regulations on Air Conditioning Equipment & Service Requirements, July 2015

Background: California has regulations on virtually everything, including what to look for when you are fixing the AC in a car. The AC regulations have been around since 2003 with relative low compliance. Last year, California Bureau of Automotive Repair (BAR) issued six-figure fines and ordered temporary suspensions of BAR license for failure to comply […]

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Southern California Fires, October 2006

The fires raging through seven counties in Southern California have burnt through thousands of acres and have resulted in widespread loss to property.  The intense smoke and ash generated by the fires have resulted in health & safety issues that must be addressed by the employers.  A brief summary of the concerns and the employer […]

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Tires, Money, Rules, etc., April 2001

Tires – Keep on Trucking Late last year, the California legislature made significant changes to the California Tire Fee and used tire management programs.  These issues were dealt in detail in our November 2000 newsletter.  As part of the law enacted in late 2000, the regulating agency, California Integrated Waste Management Board (CIWMB) has developed […]

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