OAR 736-020-0025
Safety Standards

The project shall be designed to avoid or minimize safety hazards to the public and shoreline properties. The following safety standards shall be applied, where applicable, to each application for an ocean shore permit.


Structural Safety — The project shall not be a safety hazard to the public due to inadequate structural foundations, lack of bank stability, or the use of weak materials subject to rapid ocean damage.


Obstructional Hazards — The project shall minimize obstructions to pedestrians or vehicles going onto or along the ocean shore area.


Neighboring Properties — The project shall be designed to avoid or minimize ocean erosion or safety problems for neighboring properties.


Property Protection — Beachfront property protection projects shall be designed to accomplish a reasonable degree of increased safety for the on-shore property to be protected.
Last Updated

Jun. 8, 2021

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