State law addresses safety and injury.
Oregon Health Education Standard and Performance Indicators
GRADE SEVEN PERFORMANCE INDICATORS
- HE.1.7.3 Explain the interrelationships of physical, mental, social, emotional, and environmental health in adolescence.
- HE.1.7.4 Identify how the environment affects personal health.
- HE.1.7.5 Explain ways to reduce or prevent injuries such as accidents, sports/recreational injuries, and substance overdose.
Oregon Revised Statutes 336.472 Instruction in cardiopulmonary resuscitation and uses of automated external defibrillators; waiver; exception
(1) As an integral part of the health education curriculum or the physical education curriculum for students in grades 7 through 12, each school district must provide instruction in: (a) Cardiopulmonary resuscitation; and (b) The uses of automated external defibrillators.