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OR-OSHA Temporary Rule- COVID-19 Workplace Risks

    November 12, 2020


    • Deadlines. Unless stated otherwise stated, most provisions go into effect November 16, 2020.


    • Exposure Risk Assessment. This is the rule that requires documentation and employee feedback. It has a completion deadline of December 7, 2020. Also, they included a form employee questionnaire (when opened, look for link to word doc at bottom right of screen).


    • Ventilation requirements. Must be updated by January 6 2021.


    • New Poster Requirement. Link to poster here


    • Cleaning and Sanitation Guidelines. Same as draft rules 


    • COVID-19 Training. Required by December 21, 2020. OR-OSHA will provide most of the materials to complete the training, but not the training itself. Can be remote or virtual, but must have mechanism for feedback.
    • Temporary Rule COVID-19 Workplace Risks