Occupational Safety and Health Act of 1970 – 29 U.S. Code Sections 651 et seq.
Oregon Safe Employment Act, ORS 654
The Board of Education is committed to providing a work and learning environment that is free of violence and the threat of violence. The Board of Education’s priority is the effective handling of critical workplace violence incidents, including those dealing with actual or potential violence.
The President shall establish administrative procedures that assure that employees and students are informed regarding what actions will be considered violent acts. This requires any employee or student who is the victim of any violent conduct in the workplace, or is a witness to violent conduct to report the incident, and employees and students are informed that there will be no retaliation for such reporting.
Rescinds Policy Number: None
Adopted: August 18, 2020