Thirty people covered by the Oregon workers' compensation system died on the job during 2012, according to figures released by the Department of Consumer and Business Services (DCBS). It's a slight increase from 2011 but remains significantly lower than counts of past decades. Read article
Safety is brought to life through song, humor, and creative storytelling (along with some close calls on the job) in the Oregon Young Employee Safety Coalition (O[yes]) video contest. The eight finalist videos are now posted on YouTube for viewing. Read article
Employers across Oregon are encouraged to promote safety during Safety Break for Oregon on Wednesday, May 8, 2013. In past years, employers have participated by hosting safety demonstrations, award recognition events, and training. Read article
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