COVID Surge: Contra Costa DA Preps For Anticipated Health Order Violation ComplaintsWith Contra Costa County falling back into the most restrictive category of COVID-19 business and social gathering guidelines, District Attorney Diana Becton knows her office will be seeing more complaints about businesses and individuals flouting the rules.
Santa Clara County Seeks Court Order To Stop San Jose Church's COVID-19 ViolationsSanta Clara County officials on Friday announced they have requested a court order directing San Jose's Calvary Church to stop holding large religious services that violate state and local COVID-19 health orders.
Cal/OSHA Cites Santa Rosa Police, Bay Area Hospitals, Care Facilities Over COVID ViolationsCal/OSHA has cited the Santa Rosa Police Department, along with several Bay Area hospitals and skilled nursing facilities for failing to protect employees from COVID-19, the agency announced Wednesday.
Santa Clara County Traffic Hearings on Pause Until New YearTraffic hearings at the Santa Clara County Courthouse are on pause until Jan. 4, 2021 because of public health orders and significant budget reductions.
Six Bay Area Employers Cited By Cal/OSHA For COVID-19 Safety ViolationsCal/OSHA has cited six employers in the greater Bay Area for failing to adequately protect employees from the novel coronavirus, the agency said Friday.
Marin Sets Up Online Hotline To Report Violations Of COVID-19 Public Health OrdersCounties have been dealing with the pandemic for more than four months now and officials say it’s time to beef up enforcement of public health orders. In Marin County, residents may be keeping an eye on their neighbors.
Air District Announces $146K Settlement With Richmond Chevron Refinery For ViolationsThe Bay Area Air Quality Management District announced a settlement of nearly $150,000 with Chevron for air quality violations at the oil and gas company's Richmond refinery.
Company That Runs Troubled Oakland Treatment Facility To Manage Fremont Navigation CenterA KPIX 5 investigation has uncovered that the same company that is going to run several Bay Area navigation centers for the homeless has been cited for serious violations at a local drug and alcohol treatment facility.
Chevron To Pay $225,500 Settlement For Air Quality Violations At Richmond RefineryThe Bay Area Air Quality Management District announced Tuesday that Chevron USA Inc. has agreed to pay $225,500 to settle violations of air quality regulations at its Richmond refinery.
California Health Officials Penalize 2 Oakland Hospitals For ViolationsThe California Department of Public Health hit Kaiser Permanente Oakland Medical Center and Highland Hospital with penalties and fines.
California Offshore Oil Firms Receive Nearly 400 Violations In 3 YearsOil and gas companies drilling in state waters off Southern California violated regulations nearly 400 times in the past three years.
How An Oakland Warehouse Was Beyond The Reach Of Building InspectorsBefore the deadly fire claimed the lives of at least three dozen people, there were signs that something wasn't right at the Oakland warehouse.
Businesses Could Avoid ADA Lawsuits With Proposed 90-Day Grace PeriodA measure sponsored by California representative Jerry McNerney could give businesses 90 days to correct Americans with Disabilities Act violations before a lawsuit could proceed.
Cal/OSHA Faults Employer In Window Washer’s Fall In Downtown San FranciscoIt was on November 21, 2014 when Pedro Perez lost his balance and fell from the building, landing on a moving car.
SFMTA Pushing For Speed Cameras In San Francisco To Improve Pedestrian SafetyThe SFMTA is drafting a proposal that would allow the agency to install the cameras near schools and other areas where pedestrian safety is an issue.