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Member Spotlight: Congratulations to CSRM
Posted by Rick Brush

“This is the fulfillment of a long term strategy for CSRM that the PWC has supported over the years."

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Did You Know... You are Required to Electronically File your 2017 Form 300A?
Posted by Sarah Bruno in Did You Know?

On April 30, 2018 Federal OSHA posted a trade release clarifying that regulations pertaining to State Plans require all affected employers to submit injury and illness data in the Injury Tracking Application (ITA) online portal.

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Did You Know... DSWs Need an Oath of Office?
Posted by Sarah Bruno in Did You Know?

During a large scale disaster, public employees may be reassigned as disaster service workers (DSW) to assist your agency in carrying out its emergency response duties.

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Restoring Safety in Schools
Posted by Eric Lucero in Education

Action must be taken to restore the sense of safety for your students, staff, and parents. If you are not sure where to start, here are a few suggestions.

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Did You Know... Employees could be in the "Line of Fire"?
Posted by Sarah Bruno in Did You Know?, Loss Prevention

Awareness is our first line of defense. We must identify conditions or aspects of the working environment that might put ourselves in the line of fire and consider how to prevent that risk.

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Member Spotlight: San Diego County Threat Assessment Group Improves Communication in Emergency Situations
Posted by Gina Engman in EAGLE Awards, Member Spotlight

Panic. Confusion. Misinformation. How are these countered? Communication.

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CDE to Begin New Audits of Comprehensive School Safety Plans
Posted by Eric Lucero in Education

California Department of Education is taking a new step to help ensure student safety. Beginning in the 2018–19 school year, comprehensive school safety plans will be reviewed during annual audits currently required by Education Code.

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Janus vs. AFSCME: Supreme Court Hears Arguments on "Fair-Share" Union Dues
Posted by Sarah Bruno in Court Decisions

The Supreme Court is revisiting the constitutionality of a long-standing precedent that may impact the “fair share” fees charged to public employees who choose not to join their union.

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Medical Marijuana in Schools
Posted by Eric Lucero in Education

The ins and outs of marijuana usage have become more complicated with the passage of Proposition 64, California’s Control, Regulate and Tax Adult Use of Marijuana Act. But how does this affect schools? Is medical marijuana different than recreational?

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Did You Know... We Have a Partner Program Logo?
Posted by Sarah Bruno in Did You Know?

This logo lets members know which vendors have agreements in place with the EIA.

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