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Oregon & Washington Construction Impacted by Governors’ New Orders

2020 has been the year of continuous changes in the construction industry brought about by the COVID-19 virus and its regulatory impact. Our construction team continues to monitor and provide timely counsel on meeting those challenges, whether on the project site or back in the company office. This update addresses the most recent orders impacting … Continue Reading

Oregon OSHA Adopts Significant COVID-19 Workplace Safety and Health Rules

Oregon has become the third state in the nation to enact a workplace safety and health standard specifically addressing the coronavirus. Many provisions of the new Oregon OSHA rule take effect November 16, 2020. While some of the more onerous provisions, such as those requiring employers to conduct a risk assessment and implement an infection control plan, … Continue Reading

Insurance Recovery for COVID-19 Losses

This was originally published on our blog, The Northwest Policyholder. The economic fallout from COVID-19 has been swift and severe. Moratoriums, quarantines, and bans will continue to upend daily life and with this impose severe economic consequences on regional, national, and international commerce. While the federal government struggles to prop up the overall economy, many … Continue Reading
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