Oregon Info for Fishing

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Jan 09, 2017
Oregon State Marine Board

http://www.oregon.gov/OSMB/

Oregon State Marine Board serves Oregon's recreational boating public through education, enforcement, access, and environmental stewardship for a safe and enjoyable experience.

Source: OSMB

Sep 01, 2014
OR-FACE: Crab Fishing Hazard Alert

http://www.ohsu.edu/xd/research/centers-institutes/oregon-institute-occupational-health-sciences/outreach/or-face/publications/upload/Fishing-PFDs.pdf

During 2000-2009 70% of commercial fishing deaths off the US West Coast were caused by drowning. Dungeness crab fisheries had the highest number of fatalities with a rate of 310 per 100,000 full-time equivalent workers.

Source: OR-FACE

Sep 01, 2009
The Oregon Occupational Fatality Assessment and Control Evaluation (OR-FACE)

http://www.ohsu.edu/xd/research/centers-institutes/oregon-institute-occupational-health-sciences/outreach/or-face/index.cfm

The Oregon Occupational Fatality Assessment and Control Evaluation is funded by NIOSH and based at OHSU's Oregon Institute of Occupational Health Sciences.

Source: OR-FACE