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California agency in charge of workplace safety lacks Spanish-speaking inspectors

California agency in charge of workplace safety lacks Spanish-speaking inspectors

The state agency responsible for protecting California workers employs fewer than 25 inspectors who are fluent in Spanish — despite overseeing a large Spanish-speaking workforce at high risk for injury on the job. Bilingual staffing levels at the Division of Occupational Safety and Health, or Cal-OSHA, have been low for at least the past few years, according to agency records. ... Read More »