Workplace Health and State of Oregon

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9/16/2021 OREGON OSHA INVESTIGATING COMPLAINTS AGAINST WINSTON-DILLARD DISTRICT September 16, 2021 3:45 a.m. Oregon Occupational Safety and Health Administration is investigating complaints against the Winston-Dillard School District. Public Information Officer Aaron Corvin said the complaints include allegations that the district is not ... the only way citations are issued is if violations of workplace health and safety standards are identified during the course of an inspection. Under penalty rules, a serious violation that is not willful or repeated ...
5/12/2021 Washington extends and updates coronavirus worker housing rules ... workplace health and safety authorities have extended emergency rules for operating on-farm worker housing to prevent the spread of the coronavirus.The new regulations leave in place a ban on using bunk beds, except for workers who live, travel and work together in cohorts, and masks remain a requirement. Related: Vaccination resources available for Washington and Oregon ag employersRegulators did make a few changes in light of vaccinations ...
4/13/2021 COVID penalties: Springfield, Deschutes County restaurants fined by state Save MID-VALLEY MEDIAOregon OSHA has fined Twisted River Saloon in Springfield $18,430 for violating three standards designed to protect employees from the coronavirus disease. In one of the violations, the agency said, the ... restaurant, even though he was aware that it went against workplace health requirements.Meanwhile, Oregon OSHA also has fined two Black Bear Diner sites ‚Ai one in Bend and one in Redmond ‚Ai more than ...
4/13/2021 COVID penalties: Springfield, Deschutes County restaurants fined by state Save MID-VALLEY MEDIAOregon OSHA has fined Twisted River Saloon in Springfield $18,430 for violating three standards designed to protect employees from the coronavirus disease. In one of the violations, the agency said, the ... restaurant, even though he was aware that it went against workplace health requirements.Meanwhile, Oregon OSHA also has fined two Black Bear Diner sites ‚Ai one in Bend and one in Redmond ‚Ai more than ...
4/13/2021 State Fines Black Bear Diners In Bend, Redmond Contest Rules State Fines Black Bear Diners In Bend, RedmondOregon OSHA has fined two Black Bear Diner sites ‚Ai one in Bend and one in Redmond ‚Ai more than $35,000 for violating standards designed ... Altogether, the inspections documented a total of four violations of workplace health and safety standards at both restaurants. As a result, the following citations were issued: In allowing indoor dining at both Black Bear Diner ...
4/7/2021 Diner Fined $18K for 'Willful' Violation of COVID-19 Rules U.S. News & World Report ... AaPass diner was fined almost $18,000 Tuesday for what state regulators called a ‚Auwillful‚Au violation of COVID-19 rules.Oregon Occupational Safety and Health said Gold Miner Restaurant allowed indoor dining on or about ... allowing indoor dining during the Extreme Risk period went against workplace health requirements, the news release said.It wasn't immediately known if the restaurant owner plans to appeal the fine.Copyright 2021 The Associated Press ...
4/6/2021 Grants Pass restaurant fined for COVID-19 violations 0GRANTS PASS, Ore. ‚Ai Another Southern Oregon business was fined for alleged COVID-19 violations.The Oregon Department of Consumer and Business Services said Gold Miner Restaurant in Grants Pass was fined $17,900 for ... rules against indoor dining.‚AuMost employers continue to comply with workplace health and safety standards that are specifically designed to reduce the risk of COVID-19. Yet, some have insisted on a different path, one ...
4/6/2021 Grants Pass restaurant fined for COVID-19 violations ... 19 violations Health News Local News Top Stories April 6, 2021 Newsroom Staff coronavirus , COVID-19 , Grants Pass , Josephine County , oregonGRANTS PASS, Ore. ‚Ai Another Southern Oregon business was fined for alleged COVID-19 ... rules against indoor dining.‚AuMost employers continue to comply with workplace health and safety standards that are specifically designed to reduce the risk of COVID-19. Yet, some have insisted on a different path, one ...
4/6/2021 Diner fined $18K for 'willful' violation of COVID-19 rules SFGate ... GrantsPass diner was fined almost $18,000 Tuesday for what state regulators called a ‚Auwillful‚Au violation of COVID-19 rules.Oregon Occupational Safety and Health said Gold Miner Restaurant allowed indoor dining on or about ... allowing indoor dining during the Extreme Risk period went against workplace health requirements, the news release said.It wasn't immediately known if the restaurant owner plans to appeal the fine. Top Picks In Shopping ...
3/31/2021 Bend Coffee Shop Fined $27,470 Contest Rules Bend Coffee Shop Fined $27,470Oregon OSHA has fined Kevista Coffee in Bend $27,470 for violating three standards designed to protect employees from the coronavirus disease. In one of the violations, the company ... shop even though they were aware that it went against workplace health requirements.Using his discretionary authority under state law, Oregon OSHA Administrator Michael Wood imposed a $26,700 penalty for the willful violation. That is ...
3/31/2021 Bend coffee shop fined $27K over alleged COVID-19 violations Published: 2:51 PM PDT March 30, 2021 Updated: 2:51 PM PDT March 30, 2021BEND, Ore. ‚Ai Oregon Occupational Safety & Health has fined a Bend coffee shop more than $27,000 for allegedly violating three standards ... to reopen even though they were aware it went against workplace health requirements, state officials said.The coffee shop plans to appeal the fine, KTVZ-TV reported .The fine is three times the minimum penalty ...
3/31/2021 Bend Coffee Shop Fined $27K Over Alleged COVID-19 Violations U.S. News & World Report Home Bend Coffee Shop Fined $27K Over Alleged COVID-19 Violations Oregon Occupational Safety & Health has fined a Bend coffee shop more than $27,000 for allegedly violating three standards meant to protect employees from the ... re-open even though they were aware it went against workplace health requirements, state officials said.The coffee shop plans to appeal the fine, KTVZ-TV reported.The fine is three times the minimum penalty ...
3/30/2021 Bend coffee shop fined $27,470 for COVID-19 violations, including willfully exposing workers Home Oregon Bend coffee shop fined $27,470 for COVID-19 violations, including willfully exposing workers Bend coffee shop fined $27,470 for COVID-19 violations, including willfully exposing workers March 30, 2021 GNCadm1n Oregon 0(Salem ... shop even though they were aware that it went against workplace health requirements.Using his discretionary authority under state law, Oregon OSHA Administrator Michael Wood imposed a $26,700 penalty for the willful violation. That is ...
3/30/2021 Bend coffee shop fined $27K over alleged COVID-19 violations Bend coffee shop fined $27K over alleged COVID-19 violations March 30, 2021 CommentsBEND, Ore. (AP) ‚Ai Oregon Occupational Safety & Health has fined a Bend coffee shop more than $27,000 for allegedly violating three ... re-open even though they were aware it went against workplace health requirements, state officials said.The coffee shop plans to appeal the fine, KTVZ-TV reported.The fine is three times the minimum penalty ...
3/30/2021 Bend coffee shop fined $27K over alleged COVID-19 violations SFGate ... Bend coffee shop fined $27K over alleged COVID-19 violations March 30, 2021 Facebook Twitter EmailBEND, Ore. (AP) ‚Ai Oregon Occupational Safety & Health has fined a Bend coffee shop more than $27,000 for allegedly ... re-open even though they were aware it went against workplace health requirements, state officials said.The coffee shop plans to appeal the fine, KTVZ-TV reported.The fine is three times the minimum penalty ...
3/30/2021 Bend coffee shop fined $27K over alleged COVID-19 violations The Intelligencer Bend coffee shop fined $27K over alleged COVID-19 violations March 30, 2021 CommentsBEND, Ore. (AP) ‚Ai Oregon Occupational Safety & Health has fined a Bend coffee shop more than $27,000 for allegedly violating three ... re-open even though they were aware it went against workplace health requirements, state officials said.The coffee shop plans to appeal the fine, KTVZ-TV reported.The fine is three times the minimum penalty ...
3/5/2021 Oregon employers, workers urged to take a 'Safety Break' on May 12 - KTVZ Committing to workplace health and safety is no small task. New hazards and challenges arise ‚Ai sometimes unexpectedly. Stepping back to re-assess how far you‚Aove come and how far you still need to go can be difficult during the daily thrum of work.Yet, it is essential. That is why Oregon OSHA encourages employers and workers across the state to take part in Safety Break for Oregon. The ...
1/23/2021 Virginia AFL-CIO Touts “Huge Win for Workers” as State “Enacts First Permanent Workplace Virus Protection Standards in the Nation” ... Oregon, and Washington followed suit and also enacted similar emergency temporary standards.Virginia AFL-CIO, who represents of 330,000 union members and their working families, played a major role in spearheading the drafting and implementation of these critical workplace health and safety protections. This enforceable Virginia OSHA standard requires employers to develop and implement an infectious disease preparedness and response plan specific to their workplace, identifying ways the virus enters ...