Nursing Mothers and Nursing Mother Groups

Education on rights and responsibilities

Many employers and employees are not yet aware of protections provided by the "Break Time" provision. To ensure that women know their rights and employers understand their responsibilities, the U.S. Breastfeeding Committee recommends including information on section 207(r) in Department publications, posters created for employers to post in their workplaces, and in employer and employee trainings on the FMLA and minimum wage and overtime laws.


13 votes
13 up votes
0 down votes
Idea No. 88