Articles and Resources

Featured Articles

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Valuable Resources

These are some links to sites that contain a lot of information that can pertain to inspections. If you are ever curious about something or seeking new information, these websites may have the answers you are looking for.



Oregon OSHA


- An online encyclopedia with a wealth of information regarding inspection

- The Occupational Safety and Health Division, contains guidelines and regulations

- The Consumer Product Safety Commission, contains a list of dangerous and recalled products

Discussion Forums

Speak with other inspectors to share knowledge and experience.

- A discussion forum for ASHI members about all inspection related topics.

- A regional email discussion group moderated by OAHI inspector Jim Katen. We welcome all Northwest Oregon and Southwest Washington inspectors to join and participate. Please contact a member to join.