Los Angeles Business Journal

California Chefs Fight for Bare-hand Contact

Monday, March 24, 2014

Many restaurant workers are breaking a state law mandating the use of gloves when preparing food. It took effect in January, but won't be enforced until July. Major chain restaurants are used to gloves and generally shrug at this kind of regulation, but to higher-end restaurants, the mandate came as an irritating surprise, the Associated Press reports.