Departments > Public Health > Tobacco Prevention and Education > Smoke Free Workplace Law

The county Tobacco Prevention Program Coordinator acts as the primary enforcer of the Oregon Indoor Clean Air Act The law requires, with few exceptions, that all workplaces be smoke free. It also requires that smokers not smoke within 10 feet of any door, window, or intake vent. The Law places the responsibility on business owners to maintain a smoke free environment.

Complaints of violations of the Smoke Free Workplace Law can be filed either by completing an online complaint form at the link below, or by calling 1-866-624-6107. Complaints may be made anonymously.

Online Complaint Form:  http://www.oregon.gov/DHS/ph/smokefree/index.shtml

State Law: http://www.leg.state.or.us/ors/433.html

State Oregon Smokefree Workplace Webpage: http://oregon.gov/DHS/ph/smokefree/thelaw.shtml

Contact Us

Stephen Brown ND, MPH
Tobacco Prevention Program Coordinator
Phone: 541-751-2413
Email: sbrown@co.coos.or.us