Oregon Hand Protection laws & safety compliance analysis

Oregon Hand Protection: What you need to know

Oregon has adopted by reference the federal workplace rules for hand protection (OAR 437-002-0120) in general industry, and added its own provision that is stricter than federal rules that prohibits the use of gloves under certain conditions.

For safety safety a Limited Time receive a FREE Safety Special Report on the "50 Tips For More-Effective Safety Training."  Receive 75 pages of useful safety information broken down into three training sections. Download Now

The Oregon Department of Consumer and Business Services/Occupational Safety and Health Division (OR-OSHA) administers and enforces safety and health requirements in private and public sector workplaces.

OAR 437-002-0134(12)

Gloves must not be worn by persons whose hands are exposed to moving parts in which they could be caught.

Read more about Hand Protection