Helsinki International Airport has several Quiet breastfeeding facilities and childcare rooms for traveling mothers to breastfeed or pump breast milk in privacy. The breastfeeding room provide a nice quiet environment for feeding or changing your baby between flights. It also features a microwave oven, childcare room and a separate toilet.
There are separate childcare rooms for changing diapers next to the bathrooms. Many of the childcare rooms also have a small toilet seat or potty for children.
Childcare supplies are also available in the airport’s accessible toilets, which provide more space for parents with children.
LOCATION: Located near Gate 40 on the non-Schengen side.
Section 7 of the Fair Labor Standards Act of 1938 (29 U.S.C. 207) is amended by adding at the end the following:
1:(r)An employer shall provide—
(A) a reasonable break time for an employee to express breast milk for her nursing child for 1 year after the child’s birth each time such employee has need to express the milk; and
(B) a place, other than a bathroom, that is shielded from view and free from intrusion from coworkers and the public, which may be used by an employee to express breast milk.
2: An employer shall not be required to compensate an employee receiving reasonable break time under paragraph (1) for any work time spent for such purpose.
3: An employer that employs less than 50 employees shall not be subject to the requirements of this subsection, if such requirements would impose an undue hardship by causing the employer significant difficulty or expense when considered in relation to the size, financial resources, nature, or structure of the employer’s business.