On June 17, 2021, the Occupational Safety and Health Standards Board adopted revisions to the COVID-19 Prevention Emergency Temporary Standards. Governor Gavin Newsom signed an executive order enabling the revisions to take effect without the normal 10-day review period by the Office of Administrative Law. The revised standards took effect yesterday, June 17, 2021. For a comprehensive summary of the changes, please visit the California Workplace Law Blog.

Below is a link to the revised standard. This is a red-line version so you can see the changes that were made.


Approved revisions to the COVID-19 Prevention Emergency Temporary Standards Frequently Asked Questions:


If we can be of any assistance regarding the amended Emergency Temporary Standards, or if you have any other COVID-related questions, please contact the GSRMA Member Services Department.