July 15, 2014
In this issue:
Nominations are being accepted for the 2015 Oregon GOSH Awards, which will honor organizations and individuals who make extraordinary contributions to workplace safety and health.
Nominees will compete with like-sized organizations in the following categories:
The awards will be presented March 11, 2015, as part of the Oregon Governor’s Occupational Safety and Health (GOSH) Conference, scheduled for March 9-12. The conference, the largest of its kind in the Northwest, will be held at the Oregon Convention Center in Portland.
Applications are available at www.oregongosh.com/awards and are due Oct. 1, 2014.
The Oregon Occupational Safety and Health Division (Oregon OSHA), a division of the Department of Consumer and Business Services, is partnering with the Columbia-Willamette Chapter of the American Society of Safety Engineers to sponsor the conference.
Reprinting, excerpting, or plagiarizing any part of this publication is fine with us!
But remember: the information in this newsletter is intended to highlight safe work practices, but it does not replace Oregon OSHA workplace safety and health rules.
For information about Oregon OSHA services and answers to technical questions, call (503) 378-3272 or toll-free within Oregon, (800) 922-2689.