Be Tobacco Free

Tobacco use is killing us. Every year, 7,000 Oregonians die from smoking. Another 800 die from secondhand smoke. For every death, 20 others suffer from tobacco-related illness. The cost to Oregonians is substantial: $2.4 billion a year for health care and lost productivity — more than any other health issue.

The good news: Most smokers want to quit. This site shares ways you can best support them at work:

By tackling tobacco use at work, you can improve employee health and productivity, reduce costly disability and workers’ compensation claims, and boost your bottom line.

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