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Workplace safety training grants available  


Starting July 1, Oregon OSHA will accept applications for the development of innovative workplace safety and health training programs. Oregon OSHA encourages unique projects such as mobile apps, videos, or online educational games to engage workers.


Sponsorship opportunities for the Southern Oregon Occupational Safety & Health Conference  


Southern Oregon Occupational Safety & Health Conference


Construction Depot Newsletter for June 2015  


In this issue: Construction Q&A: High-visibility apparel, Work zone safety: Slow down, be aware, Beat the heat, The top 5 sources of workplace injuries (infographic), and Newly revised Oregon OSHA Publications.


Public Education Workshops for July-Sept 2015  


Workshop schedule, locations, descriptions, and registration form.


Prevent heat illness for workers in rising temperatures  


Learn the signs of heat exhaustion; take precautions


Prevenga la enfermedad de sus empleados que trabajan a la intemperie en altas temperaturas  


Conozca las seņales de agotamiento por el calor; tome precauciones


National Emphasis Program (NEP): Combustible Dust  


National Emphasis Program (NEP): Combustible Dust


Mid-Oregon Construction Safety Summit Sponsorship Opportunities  


Mid-Oregon Construction Safety Summit


Worker Inspection Criteria: Temporary Service Providers and Leasing Companies  


Updated program directive to provide guidance to Oregon OSHA staff when working with temporary service proficers and worker leasing companies.


Inspection and Citation Guidance for Roadway and Highway Work Zones  


Inspection and Citation Guidance for Roadway and Highway Work Zones


June 2015 Resource Newsletter | Mobile version  


In this issue: Safety in the zone: How a tragedy changed a workplace, Administrator?s message: The key to our success, Tips for preventing backover accidents, Safety Notes: An experienced flagger is struck in the head, Meet the safety manager at Fortis Construction, Inc.


ABCs of Construction Site Safety   English


ABCs of Construction Site Safety


Exhibit application and floor plan  


Central Oregon Occupational Safety & Health Conference


Construction Depot Newsletter  


In the May issue: Scissor lift safety: preventing tip overs, Fall protection: Inspect your full-body harness in four easy steps (infographic), New oxygen fuel gas rule, effective May 1, now applies to general industry and construction employers, Oregon Institute of Occupational Health Sciences to host temporary worker symposium, Construction Q&A: Can I use bungee cords to secure equipment?


Fact Sheet: Compressed gas safety   English


Key safety and health requirements for working with compressed gases, including safe handling and use, cylinder storage, and cylinder inspection.


Lockout/Tagout   English


This guide is based on the requirements in Oregon OSHA's standard for hazardous energy control - Subdivision 2/J, 1910.147, which protects employees who could be injured as a result of the unexpected release of hazardous energy. The requirements apply when an employee doing service or maintenance work on a machine or equipment could be injured by the unexpected start-up or release of hazardous energy. Lockout and tagout are the primary methods of controlling hazardous energy.


South Salem High School student wins safety video contest  


Salem, La Pine teams also earn prizes