SALEM, OR (KPTV) - With the current and forecasted heat in Oregon, the Office of the State Fire Marshal is suspending their enforcement of the regulations that prohibit the self-serve of gasoline at retail gasoline service stations.
The suspension is in place for 24 hours, until 11:59 pm on Friday. For businesses who choose to continue to provide full service, OSFM encourages them to provide water and cool areas to keep employees safe.
This suspension of the self-service regulations does not affect areas of the state or timeframes that are already authorized for self-service refueling under Oregon law. Information about the rules suspension for self-service gasoline can be found on the OSFM website.