Santiam Section

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Upcoming Meetings Schedule

Next Meeting: May 10,  2022 at 7:10 am – 8:30 am (HYBRID Meeting)

Topic: “Oregon OSHA’s Heat Rule & Wildfire Smoke Rule Update”


This meeting will provide updates to Oregon OSHA proposed Heat rule as well as proposed Wildfire Smoke rule. What has changed since last year?



In Person — Comfort Suites, 630 Hawthorne Ave. SE, Salem OR 97301


Request the presentation Zoom link here =


Dave McLaughlin, Oregon OSHA Standards & Technical manager

Dave started his career in workplace safety and health with the US Air Force in 1987, and has been with Oregon OSHA since 1991, first as a Health Compliance Officer, then as a Technical Specialist in 1996, and has been the manager of the Standards and Technical section since 2019.  In addition to writing and revising rules, publications, interpretations, and fact sheets, the Standards and Technical section of Oregon OSHA provides technical assistance to Oregon OSHA field staff as well as employers.

Members and Guests

Thank you for being a member or guest of the Santiam Section of the Columbia-Willamette Chapter. We want to take this opportunity to invite you to our monthly meetings. Guests are always welcome. We would like to see more people at our meetings and welcome your input.

  • Do you have recommendations for speakers and topics?
  • Do you regularly attend our monthly Santiam Section meetings? (Why or why not?)
    • If not, What would motivate you to attend the meetings?.
    • How are the meeting time and location for you?
  • What would you like to see the Santiam Section do to support the safety profession locally and you in your professional development? In the past, we have had an AED grant for schools, hosted Professional Development Conferences, hosted webinars, and hosted a CSP study group.

Please email your suggestions and comments to our Section at

Upcoming Meeting Topics

  • 5/10/2022 = Oregon OSHA’s Heat & Wildfire Smoke Rules
  • 6/14/2022 =
  • 7/12/2022 = Oregon OSHA’s Manganese Rule
  • 8/9/2022 =
  • 9/13/2022 =
  • 10/11/2022 = Oregon OSHA’s Consultation SHARP Program
  • 11/14/2022 =
  • 12/13/2022 =

Available Section Meeting Minutes:

For a copy of section meeting minutes or presentations used during the meetings, submit a request (including the month and year needed) to the following email:

Executive Committee

The Santiam Sections’ Executive Committee meets on the Thursday the week after the membership meeting each month. This is usually the third Thursday but is sometimes the fourth Thursday, based on when the membership meeting occurs. Guests are always welcome.

We meet at 7:15 AM via video conference. To be included in the video meeting please email us at the following link:

The dates for the upcoming Santiam Section Executive Committee meetings are:

  • 5/19/2022
  • 6/23/2022
  • 7/21/2022
  • 8/18/2022
  • 9/22/2022
  • 10/20/2022
  • 11/17/2022
  • 12/22/2022
  • Chairperson
    Jason Luty
  • Chairperson-Elect
    Robert Miller
  • Vice Chairperson
    Carl Halter
  • Secretary
    Jacquie Strand
  • Treasurer
    David Davidson
  • Past Chairperson
    Paula Phelps
  • 2nd Past Chairperson
    Michiel Spence-Majors

ASSP Santiam Section Bylaws:

Available Executive Meeting Minutes:

For a copy of executive meeting minutes, submit a request (including the month and year needed) to the following email: