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Join the Oregon OSHA team

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Make a difference for employees statewide.

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New Course

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Recordkeeping & Reporting

In this new online course, you'll learn how to follow the recently updated Oregon OSHA rules. We've also included a demonstration of filling out the required recording logs.

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Resource Newsletter

Resource newsletter

Inside the April issue:

Deschutes Brewery - doing the right thing.
The surprising history of the voluntary approach to safety and health in Oregon.
Meet the health and safety manager for Portland Parks and Recreation.

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Construction Depot

Construction Depot

In this issue: The final hazard communication deadline is June 1, 2016,
Top 5 construction violations in Oregon, January to April 2016,
Retention periods for Oregon OSHA-required documents,
Layton Construction 'stands down' for falls in construction

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Latest initial reports of workplace fatalities

5/07/2016 Struck by
5/05/2016 Crushed by
4/18/2016 Natural causes
4/16/2016 Natural causes

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"A death in the workplace is always a death that comes too soon." ~ Michael Wood, Oregon OSHA Administrator.


Reporting a Fatality

telephone keypad Call (503) 378-3272 or (800) 922-2689 to report overnight hospitalizations, catastrophes, or fatalities.

New employers and small business owners

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Tools of the Trade is a special website just for new employers and small business owners. With a few mouse clicks, you'll learn what you need to know about Oregon OSHA and how to keep your employees safe.

Oregon Small Business Guide to Insurance and Worksite Safety

Oregon small business guide to insurance and worksite safety

The Department of Consumer and Business Services' guide to insurance and worksite safety for small businesses.

Reports and statistics

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Fatality reports and statistics

More reports and statistics

Record keeping Rules, Forms, and information

Working with you

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Office locations

Advisory committees


Interagency agreements

Letters of agreement


SHARP Participants

Voluntary Protection Participants (VPP)

Get business help

Heat-related illness

Are you starting a new business? Have you been in business awhile? Business Xpress, Oregon's one-stop business portal has answeres to all your questions. Business Xpress


What's New

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05/25/16 Exhibits Application Packet for the Central Oregon Occupational Safety & Health Conference

05/25/16 Conference Flyer for the Central Oregon Occupational Safety & Health Conference

05/23/16 Award nomination form - Outstanding Safety & Health Program

News Releases

News Releases

05/09/16 Pendleton to host Blue Mountain safety conference

04/22/16 Oregon OSHA offers help during national safety event

04/21/16 Ceremony will honor fallen Oregon workers April 28

04/18/16 Parkrose High School students win safety video contest

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Mobile apps

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Oregon OSHA has mobile and desktop apps.
Safe Lifting Calculator
Ladder Safety

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Appeals process

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Use our online tool for appealing a citation or requesting an extension. For more information about the appeals process, visit the Enforcement section of our website.

Publications - new and revised

Cut and Burn Poster

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Distracted Driving

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Distracted driving is an epidemic in the United States, and its often fatal consequences are a threat to your workers, your business and the public.

The history of workplace safety in Oregon

The history of workplace safety in Oregon

Workplace safety is not just about rules and regulations. Explore the history of workplace safety in Oregon with this timeline slide show.