Employee Health: Oklahoma
Federal law and guidance on this subject should be reviewed together with this section.
- Oklahoma law defines several different types of injuries or illnesses as compensable. See Compensable Injuries.
- The Oklahoma Department of Labor has the right to inspect, without notification, public places of employment for compliance with health and safety laws. See Environmental Health Concerns.
- With two exceptions, Oklahoma employers may not condition employment or offers of employment upon the employee abstaining from smoking during non-working hours. See Smoking in the Workplace.
- Beneficiaries of employees who died while on the job may be entitled to compensation. See Managing an At-Work Fatality.