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The city of Portland resides in the state of Oregon and Oregon has an approved OSHA State Plan called OR-OSHA. Regarding fall protection, OR-OSHA refers to OSHA CFR 2019 for all applicable fall protection requirements.
Along with OR-OSHA, the city of Portland follows the Portland Oregon Fire Code (ORPDXFC). ORPDXFC adheres to the International Fire Code standards, but applies amendments that are relevant to the city.
Understanding Portland Fall Protection Requirements
OSHA Standard Interpretation - Do I follow OSHA or local building code in Portland?
OSHA 1910.5(c)(1) - What OSHA code applies in Portland?
ORPDXFC 1015.2 - Where is guardrail required in Portland?
ORPDXFC 1015.2 - At what height do I need fall protection or guardrail in Portland?
Oregon OSHA 1926.502 - What can a guardrail be made out of in Portland?
ORPDXFC 1015.3 - How tall does rooftop guardrail need to be in Portland?
Oregon OSHA 1926 Subpart M App B - How far apart can guardrail posts be in Portland?
OSHA 1926.502(b)(2) - Do I need a mid-rail in Portland?
Oregon OSHA 1910.29(k) - When do I need a toeboard in Portland?
OSHA 1926.502(b)(3) - What are the load requirements for rooftop railing in Portland?
Oregon OSHA 1926.502(b) - Can I use a non-penetrating guardrail in Portland?
ORPDXFC 1014 - Can guardrail serve as handrail in Portland?
ORPDXFC 1015.2 - If my rooftop is lower than 22 feet but I have mechanical equipment close to the edge, do I need rooftop railing in Portland?
ORPDXFC 1015.7 - If my rooftop is lower than 22 feet but I have a roof hatch close to the edge, do I need rooftop railing in Portland?
OSHA 1926.501(b)(4)(i) - When is protection required when falling through a hole in Portland?
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