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Heavy equipment is not necessarily heavy and you won’t find “heavy equipment” in Oregon OSHA’s rules. Nevertheless, the term has been in use for centuries to describe equipment that can move, dig, carry, or lift, or process heavy loads.

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    • Machines used in forest activities
      The Associated Oregon Loggers and Oregon OSHA have provided this handout to summarize important Division 7, Subdivision H, requirements for protective structures on all cab-designed machines used in forest activities, and includes effective dates.
      English  06/11/2014
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    • Rules with requirements
      We get many calls and emails from employers asking the same question. It begins: “Which of your rules have requirements for…” You can finish the sentence with words like “recordkeeping,” “employee training,” and “written documents.” To answer those questions, we’ve organized these rules requirements into a filterable, sortable, searchable table.
      English  05/10/2019

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