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Reproductive Health Protection

Reproductive Health and Your Work at MIT

The EHS Office is committed to ensuring your health and safety while you perform important work as a part of the MIT community. If you are pregnant, considering pregnancy, or already have a family, our commitment to a safe work environment extends to your reproductive health as well as the health of your family.

“Where you work, how you work, and what you work with can affect your reproductive health or your family’s health.” (NIOSH) This is true for both males and females, and unsafe exposures can cause harm at all stages of reproduction and family life: preconception, during pregnancy, while breastfeeding, and through contamination of home environments with workplace hazards

Reproductive Health and Your Work at MIT

The EHS Office is committed to ensuring your health and safety while you perform important work as a part of the MIT community. If you are pregnant, considering pregnancy, or already have a family, our commitment to a safe work environment extends to your reproductive health as well as the health of your family.

“Where you work, how you work, and what you work with can affect your reproductive health or your family’s health.” (NIOSH) This is true for both males and females, and unsafe exposures can cause harm at all stages of reproduction and family life: preconception, during pregnancy, while breastfeeding, and through contamination of home environments with workplace hazards