Young employee safety awareness online training – now available!
/ March 16, 2017 0 COMMENTS

Check out this free young employee safety awareness online training! Complete this 45 minute, flexible online course and get a certificate from Oregon OSHA. This training provides young workers with awareness of health and safety at work. It will enhance the youth’s understanding of young worker injuries, finding and controlling hazards, the rights and responsibilities…

2017 Oregon GOSH Conference: Student and Early-Career Day
/ November 28, 2016 0 COMMENTS

O[yes] is pleased to sponsor the 2017 GOSH Career Day for young people (18-24) interested in a career in safety and health on Tuesday, March 7, 2017 at the Oregon Convention Center in Portland. Objective: To introduce young people (18-24) to the safety and health profession through a full day, no-cost attendance at Oregon’s largest…

OSHA 10 for Young Workers
/ January 29, 2016 0 COMMENTS

Since 2010, health and safety professionals representing the Columbia-Willamette Chapter of the American Society of Safety Engineers (ASSE) have been presenting 10-hour OSHA classes for about-to-graduate Oregon high school students. This class, fondly called OSHA 10 among safety folks, gives a terrific introduction to job hazards, workplace rights and responsibilities, and more. Over the past…

Young Employee Safety Awareness Online Training screen
O[yes] awarded Oregon OSHA training grant!
/ December 8, 2015 0 COMMENTS

Update: December 5, 2016, The training program is online! Young Employee Safety Awareness Online Training and Student Workbook Original: December 8, 2015 We are pleased to announce that O[yes] received a training grant from Oregon OSHA for $9,800. With the award, O[yes] partners at Oregon State University will craft an online awareness learning course aimed…

Exhibit with O[yes]
/ September 23, 2015 0 COMMENTS

O[yes] is pleased to provide information and resources about our organization and young worker safety at regional conferences, expos and events.  We do this in a continual effort to share our message of young worker safety and to grow our support and partnering base. If you are an O[yes] supporter and would like to join…

OSHA: Young Worker Right’s Video
/ July 28, 2015 0 COMMENTS

Have you been to Federal OSHA’s Young Worker website recently? Check out the real stories shared by young workers from across the country. Watch the video!

Safety Speaks
/ January 30, 2015 0 COMMENTS

Teachers and Group Leaders: Are you looking for dynamic speakers to introduce high school-aged students to the importance of workplace safety? We are pleased to provide Oregon-based occupational safety and health professionals to present and lead this discussion in a group setting at no cost to you. Our speakers are all experienced workplace safety leaders…

Pacific Topsoils fined $199,000 for safety violations related to death of 19-year-old
/ January 22, 2015 0 COMMENTS The Washington Department of Labor & Industries (L&I) has cited an Everett company for multiple safety violations related to the death of a worker last July. A nineteen-year-old was killed by a rotating auger while working inside the hopper of a bark-blower truck at a Duvall home.

Oregon Teachers!
/ August 31, 2012 0 COMMENTS

Reserve space now to bring your students to the Third Annual Student Day at the Governor’s Safety and Health Conference at the Oregon Convention Center in Portland on Tuesday, March 5, 2013.