construction

Working in extreme heat

Construction projects keep pounding away in the heat (Portland Tribune, 8/2/17)

When the temperature goes up, heat can make you sick [PDF] (2013) Oregon Occupational Safety and Health Division

Heat safety : water. rest. shade : the work can’t get done without them [PDF] (2011) Oregon Occupational Safety and Health Division

Heat stress card [DPF] (2006) Oregon Occupational Safety and Health Division

Scaffolding safety

Oregon OSHA cites contractor for multiple safety violations (Business Insurance, 6/23/2017)

Oregon OSHA’s supported scaffolds : requirements and best practices for the construction industry (2015) Oregon Occupational Safety and Health Division

Fall protection in the construction industry (2017) Oregon Occupational Safety and Health Division

Women in construction industry

Celebrating women in construction (Business Tribune, 3/5/2017)

(Still) building a more diverse workforce in the highway trades : 2016 evaluation of the ODOT/BOLI Highway Construction Workforce Development Program (2016) Portland State University

ODOT-BOLI Highway Construction Workforce Development Program (2015) Oregon Bureau of Labor and Industries and Oregon Department of Transportation, Office of Civil Rights