News/Awards

The latest media, awards, and company information
from PBS Engineering and Environmental.

header image: covid-19 reoccupancy workOregon OSHA Releases Draft COVID-19 Temporary Standard

On August 17, Oregon OSHA released a draft COVID-19 temporary standard [PDF]. This standard includes rules related to distancing, engineering controls, sanitation, training, and personal protective equipment for all employers in Oregon. In addition, rules for workplaces with “heightened risk” are required to perform a documented risk assessment, enhanced training, and enhanced sanitation. Finally, workplaces […]

Date: August 28, 2020
COVID-19 Job Site Compliance Services by PBSUSASupport for COVID-19 Job Site Compliance

The rise of COVID-19 has dramatically impacted the way we communicate, work, and build. As a leader in health and safety training, PBS is working with local municipalities, educational organizations, and construction companies to educate and document COVID-19 compliance efforts, with the ultimate goal of maintaining safety on job sites, keeping projects running and preventing regulatory shutdowns. Services […]

Date: April 15, 2020
business continuity graphicChanges at PBS as We Continue to Safely Serve our Clients

Ensuring quality work in the midst of COVID-19, PBS continues to remain open for business and able to assist our clients. View our most recent COVID-19 policies: Sanitation Policy (PDF) Job Site Protocol (PDF) Putting the well-being of our staff, clients, and communities first, we have deployed operational changes—effective Friday, March 13, 2020—to ensure full business continuity while following governmental recommendations […]

Date: March 16, 2020
AHERA training online photoOnline AHERA Asbestos Refresher & Class III Asbestos O&M Refresher Training

Online Refresher Training for AHERA Asbestos Inspectors, Management Planners & Project Designers and AHERA/OSHA Class III O&M Refresher Training In an effort to ensure the safety of our clients and staff, PBS is now holding AHERA and OSHA Refresher training online. Our online training uses live webinar technology, presented by instructors answering your questions in […]

Date: March 13, 2020
Photo: Ryan WhitePBS’ Ryan White selected as GBA Emerging Leader

PBS senior geotechnical engineer, Ryan White, was recently selected as one of 13 Emerging Leaders within the Geoprofessional Business Association (GBA). Celebrating over 50 years of service, GBA is an organization that includes over 200 member firms comprised of more than 100,000 employees. As a member of the 4th class, Ryan participated in events at […]

Date: October 15, 2019