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3.54.030 Bureau Responsibility and Authority.

(Amended by Ordinance Nos. 158966 and 181483, effective January 18, 2008.)  Each City bureau shall have the following responsibility and authority:

A.   Develop a written loss control component which shall include detailed and specific objectives, methods, and techniques for preventing injuries, illnesses, and other events leading to workers' compensation, liability, and property loss claims;

B.  Include in the component specific performance objectives to permit monitoring and reporting on the Bureau's performance in reducing claims;

C.   Submit the proposed component to the Committee for review;

D.   On completion of review by the Committee and approval by the OMF Risk Management Division, implement the component;

E.  Annually review its component, make any appropriate revisions, and submit any revisions of the component to the Committee for its review.