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Join the Oregon OSHA team

Make a difference for employees statewide.

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Resources on Ebola:

FAQs and information for protecting workers

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Resource Newsletter

Resource newsletter

Inside the December issue:

Read how a Portland manufacturer exceeds requirements for chemical exposures.

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Construction Depot

Construction Depot

  • A simple way to lower noise levels: add distance
  • Rules update: Oxygen-fuel gas welding and cutting
  • Powder-actuated tools: Oregon OSHA requirements and ANSI guidelines
  • Want to share "safety" for the holidays? Give an Oregon OSHA app

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Latest initial reports of workplace fatalities

12/9/2014 Crushed by
12/9/2014 Heart attack
12/2/2014 MVA

Fatality and accident reports »

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

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Reporting a Fatality

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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.

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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.

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Reports and statistics

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Fatality reports and statistics

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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

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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

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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.

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03/18/14 Construction Depot Newsletter

12/11/14 Oregon OSHA awards three training grants

12/10/14 Public Education Workshop Schedule for January-March

News Releases

News Releases

12/11/14 Oregon OSHA awards three training grants

12/04/14 Construction industry safety conference coming to Bend

11/06/14 Pulp, paper, and forest products industry safety conference coming to Portland

11/03/14 Oregon OSHA announces changes to confined space rule

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Mobile and desktop apps

Google Play or iTunes stores

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.

Mid-Oregon Construction Safety Summit

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January 26 & 27, 2015

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Registration program

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Publications - new and revised

PPE hazard assessment quick guide

Confined spaces and permit spaces

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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.

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