construction

Fall protection penalties

Oregon OSHA issues more than $144,000 in fall-protection penalties (Business Insurance, 9/23/22)

OSHA fines 2 contractors $144,000 for repeat fall violations (Salem Reporter, 9/23/22)

Thumbnail of cover from the document Oregon OSHA's fall protection for construction activitiesOregon OSHA’s fall protection for construction activities (2020) Oregon Occupational Safety & Health Division

Construction safety violations

Bend, Portland contractor fined $235K for job safety violations (KTVZ, 5/7/2020)

Oregon OSHA’s fall protection for construction activities (2019) Oregon Occupational Safety and Health Division

Fall protection trigger heights for the construction industry (2016) Oregon Occupational Safety and Health Division

Oregon apprenticeship programs

Oregon apprenticeship programs hit 10,000 (Business Tribune, 8/4/19)

Climb your way up to an amazing career! Become an Oregon apprentice! [PDF] (2015) Oregon Bureau of Labor and Industries, Apprenticeship & Training Division

The construction industry is rapidly growing jobs: you could have one! [PDF] (2018) Oregon Bureau of Labor and Industries, Apprenticeship & Training Division

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