Kids' Chance of Oregon
The Mission of Kids’ Chance of Oregon is to provide financial support to further the education of the children of Oregon workers who have been severely injured, totally disabled or killed as a result of work related injuries or occupational diseases. It is the goal of Kids’ Chance of Oregon to make a difference in the lives of these children by providing scholarships to help eligible students achieve both their educational goals and their families’ dreams.
Finalists named in student safety contest
Safety is brought to life through song, humor, and creative storytelling (and close calls on the job) in the Oregon Young Employee Safety Coalition (O[yes]) video contest. The top eight finalist videos are now posted on YouTube for viewing.
The Oregon workers' compensation benefits for accepted fatal
injuries are effective July 1, 2013. The benefits apply to Oregon
injured workers subject to ORS Chapter 656 with dates of injury on or
after July 1, 2013.