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Mohlis elected chair of SAIF board

Oct 13, 2020

The retired leader of the Oregon State Building Trades Council will oversee Oregon’s not-for-profit workers compensation insurance company.

Heat kills

Aug 19, 2020

A warming planet is increasing the risk of dying from heat, but OSHA has ignored calls to protect workers.

AFL-CIO’s OSHA suit dismissed

Jul 1, 2020

COVID-19 has killed more workers in a shorter time than any other health emergency in OSHA’s 50-year existence, but the agency has refused to require employers to take any specific action to protect workers.

AFL-CIO sues OSHA

Jun 2, 2020

COVID-19 has caused more deaths among workers in a shorter time than any other health emergency in OSHA’s 50-year existence, yet the agency hasn’t required employers to take any action to protect people on the job.

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