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For Immediate Release
August 26, 2003
Contact for more Information:
Kevin Weeks 503-947-7428
kevin.s.weeks@state.or.us

Central Oregon Safety and Health Conference Coming To Redmond

Oregon OSHA is proud to partner with Central Oregon Safety and Health Association to host the Central Oregon Occupational Safety and Health Conference. The conference will be held at the Eagle Crest Resort in Redmond on September 23-26. The 2003 theme for the event is "See Safety and Health in a Different Light."

Some of the conference topics scheduled for this year include:
· Improving Your Safety Program
· Street Smarts and Workplace Violence: What Employers, Managers, and Employees Need to Know
· How to Supervise a Safe Workplace

The conference includes many other classes that address improving employee health and wellness in a changing economy.

The conference registration fee for the four-day event is $185. Attend the Wednesday through Friday sessions for $135, or one day of the conference for $100. Attendees may also participate in the Tuesday pre-conference meetings for $50. A limited number of exhibitor spaces are available for $300.

The Central Oregon Occupational Safety and Health Conference is an annual partnership of Oregon OSHA and the Central Oregon Safety and Health Association, designed to meet the needs of Central Oregon employers.

Oregon OSHA offers a variety of conferences, on-site training, educational resources and consultation services to help Oregon employers create safer workplaces. Additional information and resources are available on Oregon OSHA's Web site, www.orosha.org

For more information about the conference, call Oregon OSHA's Conference Section, (503) 378-3272 or (888) 292-5247 option one, or visit the "Conferences" area of the Oregon OSHA Web site at www.orosha.org

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