SixFifty and Wilson Sonsini Launch Automated Legal Product to Help Employers Comply with...

New California OSHA standards require employers with one or more employees to adopt a Written COVID-19 Prevention Program that includes training and employee screening

PALO ALTO, Calif., Dec. 15, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Silicon Valley-based law firm Wilison Sonsini and its technology subsidiary, SixFifty, today released anautomated legal product to help employers comply with new COVID-19 regulations issued by the California Occupational Safety and Health Standards Board (Cal/OSHA). On November 30, 2020, Cal/OSHA issued new requirements for employers to prevent the spread of COVID-19 in the workplace. The new regulations require California employers to draft a written COVID-19 prevention plan, train employees on the new standards, screen and prevent sick employees from coming into the worksite, and promptly notify employees of COVID-19 cases at work, among other requirements. The regulations are effective immediately and apply to any organization that has employees in California. FULL ARTICLE