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State health officials say too many children are being poisoned by contact with the liquid nicotine used in electronic cigarettes. Now, the state’s poison center wants the Legislature to adopt standards for making liquid nicotine packages child-resistan
Nov 23, 2014 Tacoma (WA) News Tribune
added Nov 24, 2014 03:25
State health officials say too many children in Washington are being poisoned by contact with the liquid nicotine used in electronic cigarettes. Now, the state’s poison center wants the Legislature to adopt standards for making liquid nicotine packages
Nov 24, 2014 Vancouver (WA) Columbian
added Nov 24, 2014 02:58
Safety messages should be displayed on electronic cigarette kits, fire bosses have said following a rise in incidents linked to the devices. Figures obtained through Freedom of Information requests show e-cigarettes or related equipment, including charg
Nov 15, 2014 BBC Online
added Nov 17, 2014 13:27
A fire that injured a patient in a Fargo hospital room was caused by smoking while using oxygen according to fire officials.
Nov 17, 2014 KARE NBC 11 (Minneapolis, MN)
added Nov 17, 2014 12:51
The anti-bushfire measure comes after several days of high fire danger and yet another threatening blaze in the Blue Mountains. Do you think the new law will help prevent bushfires? Let us know in the comments section below.
Nov 16, 2014 ninemsn
added Nov 16, 2014 22:30
Fire officers are calling for safety messages to be displayed on electronic cigarettes after a growing number of accidents involving the devices. Figures show e-cigarettes were involved in more than 100 incidents in less than two years.
Nov 15, 2014 ITV Network Limited (uk)
added Nov 16, 2014 22:09
The Local Government Association (LGA), which represents fire brigades in England and Wales, said e-cigarette blazes have been increasing in the last two years and is calling for “graphic” warnings to be put on chargers.
Nov 15, 2014 The Independent (uk)
added Nov 16, 2014 21:58
It will be important to monitor the impact of the increasing availability of electronic nicotine delivery systems (ENDS) to jail and prison populations on several factors specific to this unique environment, such as smoking behaviours during incarceration
Nov 16, 2014 Tobacco Control
added Nov 16, 2014 21:45
Smoking is to be banned in all 860 national parks in NSW, Environment Minister Rob Stokes has announced.
Nov 17, 2014 AAP (Australian Associated Press) (au)
added Nov 16, 2014 18:19
But despite claims made by supporters of electronic cigarettes and “vaping,” many government organizations are concerned the latest thing isn’t regulated closely enough... The UCHD is pursuing a requirement that vapor providers must be licensed. Madigan
Nov 16, 2014 Provo (UT) Daily Herald
added Nov 16, 2014 16:46