Oregon Department of Consumer and Business Services, Oregon Occupational Safety and Health Division

Rule Rule 437-001-0010
Purpose and Scope of Rules


These rules provide procedures by which the Division shall implement and enforce the Director’s authority and responsibilities under the Act.


The Director adopts OAR chapter 437, division 1, to assure, as far as possible, safe and healthful working conditions for every employee in Oregon, to preserve our human resources and to reduce the substantial burden which is created by occupational injury and disease.

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Jun. 8, 2021