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Oregon’s Smokefree Workplace Law

| December 20, 2013
Oregon’s Smokefree Workplace Law

Oregon’s Smokefree Workplace Law protects nearly every Oregon employee from the health risks of secondhand smoke.  It makes smoking prohibited in public places and workplaces, with few exceptions.  It also prohibits smoking within 10 feet of entrances, exits, windows that open, air-intake vents, and accessibility ramps of workplaces and public places. How to Comply With […]

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Breastfeeding and the Workplace

| November 5, 2013
Breastfeeding and the Workplace

On this page: About | For employees | For employers | For assistance About Breastfeeding-Friendly Workplace Lane County Public Health (LCPH) in conjunction with the Breastfeeding Coalition of Lane County (BFCLC), WIC, and Health Babies, Healthy Communities (HBHC) recognizes the importance of breastfeeding in reducing chronic disease and increasing the health of our community.  Unfortunately, […]

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Problem Gambling and the Workplace

| August 27, 2013
Problem Gambling and the Workplace

Information on this page is from Oregon Health Authority, Problem Gambling Services Just a generation ago, legal gambling was largely confined and problem gamblers were viewed as societal misfits. Now gambling is part of our mainstream culture and we know that most problem gamblers are ordinary hard working people. More than 72,000 adult Oregonians are […]

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