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December 2021

H-2A Overtime and Wages

By |December 8th, 2021|Categories: Uncategorized|

We have been getting a lot of questions about H-2A workers recently.  In addition, we are in the process of wrapping up two Wage and Hour Inspections from earlier in this ginning season.  It still […]

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November 2021

Emphasize Safety as You Start Ginning

By |November 16th, 2021|Categories: Uncategorized|

The Ginners’ Trust wants to remind everyone to encourage safety as the season starts.

We have already seen three severe, reportable accidents in West Texas gins as the season gets […]

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5th Circuit Extends Stay for Covid Rule

By |November 15th, 2021|Categories: Uncategorized|

On Friday night, a three-judge panel extended the stay of the Covid Emergency Temporary Standard (ETS).  The next step will be for the courts to consolidate all the different suits that have been filed all […]

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Update on Covid Emergency Temporary Standard

By |November 10th, 2021|Categories: Uncategorized|

As you have heard, OSHA released its Covid Emergency Temporary Standard (ETS) last Friday.  On Saturday, a “Stay” was issued by the 5th District Court in New Orleans.  Briefs have been delivered by the government […]

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August 2021

June 2021

2020 Air Emissions Inventory Verification

By |June 21st, 2021|Categories: Uncategorized|

For those of you that had to submit an Emissions Inventory Report earlier this year, TCEQ recently started to send out the 2020 Air Emissions Inventory Verification emails.  This email has a link in it […]

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May 2021

March 2021

Deadline Extended for Entering Injury/Illness Data into OSHA Portal – Don’t forget to post your OSHA 300a

By |March 16th, 2021|Categories: Uncategorized|

OSHA announced today that Employers may still submit their OSHA 300A data into the OSHA Web Portal.  The portal had some significant technical difficulties during the first part of March, so they have kept the […]

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Keep an eye on your Power Bills

By |March 3rd, 2021|Categories: Uncategorized|

During the storm earlier this month, we saw electricity and gas prices jump to levels never seen before for more than a few hours during a billing period.  Prices for electricity hit $9,000 per MWh, […]

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February 2021

Are you getting our newsletters?

By |February 27th, 2021|Categories: Uncategorized|

You should have received the TCGA newsletter in your email yesterday.  If you did not receive it, please check your spam filter and check with your internet spam service.  If you cannot find our email […]

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December 2020

November 2020

Space Heaters Need Proper Gas Piping

By |November 18th, 2020|Categories: Uncategorized|

We have received reports of issues with gas heaters causing fires or the potential for fires due to improper connections. Be sure your heaters are connected to the gas system with the proper type of […]

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