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Business briefs for Aug. 3

Oregon company rewards safety at work

Coastal Farm and Ranch's employees in Oregon and Washington are getting rewarded for their safe work with cash benefits.

The local workers will share $35,934 in extra pay.

The Oregon-owned company already has a safety incentive plan to reward employees for safe practices, and it has received additional rebates this past year from its workers' compensation carrier SAIF. It will share this extra money with its employees.

Coastal Farm and Ranch has been in business since 1963 and employs more than 300 people. For more information, visit CoastalFarm.com.

Gresham chamber offers events

• Connect with Success AM Meeting, 7 to 9 a.m. Friday, Aug. 5, Gresham Dodge, 855 N. Burnside Road. Limited parking, carpooling recommended.

Additional parking available at Yun's Garden Restaurant, 1255 N.E. Cleveland Ave.

• After Hours Meeting, 5:30 to 7 p.m. Tuesday, Aug. 9, Courtyard Fountains Retirement and Assisted Living Community, 1545 S.E. 223 Ave., Gresham. To register, call 503-665-1131.

• Brown Bag with the Resource Team, noon to 1 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 11, Gresham Area Chamber of Commerce Board Room, 701 N.E. Hood Ave. Featured speaker will be Tristan Whitehead, city of Gresham's GREAT Business Program.