Headlines Tagged with Fires/Injuries — 9,889 headlines found
This legislation would give the CPSC the authority to require the use of child-resistant packaging on liquid nicotine containers sold to consumers, a requirement that would take effect 180 days after enactment. The CPSC currently requires such packaging
Jul 23, 2015 Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids (CTFK)
added Jul 24, 2015 11:30
has taken the first step toward potential national standards on child-resistant tobacco packaging, along with establishing warning labels on liquid nicotine used with electronic cigarettes and vaporizers. The FDA is requesting comment, research reports an
Jul 1, 2015 Winston-Salem (NC) Journal
added Jul 1, 2015 15:33
For 60 days, the agency will be collecting data, research, comments and other information to inform this decision, which also extends to so-called novel tobacco products like dissolvables, lotions, gels and drinks. “Recent increases in calls and visits
Jun 30, 2015 Law360
added Jul 1, 2015 11:55
The move follows a fugitive whistleblower claiming unauthorised vaping was a safety risk. Royal Navy medical officers now think there is no risk – and e-cigs would help ratings to give up real cigarettes, reports the Sunday People.
Jun 7, 2015 The Mirror (uk)
added Jun 8, 2015 10:17
However, a new study suggests that there is no strong evidence to link the drug with increased risks of suicidal behavior or traffic accidents as previously thought.
Jun 3, 2015 Medical News TODAY(UK)
added Jun 5, 2015 16:02
“One man said that someone was smoking a cigarette which was then dropped on the fuel that had spilled out from the petrol station…,” BBC’s Sammy Darko reported to the International media firm. That, the eye witness implied started burning on the surfac
Jun 5, 2015 Adomonline.com (gh)
added Jun 5, 2015 15:09
Fire officials say the owner of the All Pets Veterinary Hospital, Dr. Mark Lane, was inside when the fire started... Dr. Lane told police and fire officials on the scene that he fell asleep while smoking.
May 22, 2015 News 12
added May 22, 2015 18:12
the fire that damaged at least 10 units was the result of someone dropping a cigarette butt in a flower pot. Wilson explained, "A cigarette was disposed of in a flower pot which was sitting on the second floor deck area of the condo building - this was d
May 5, 2015 WMBF News (Myrtle Beach, SC)
added May 6, 2015 14:09
They’ve pinpointed it as the single biggest factor in accidental fires in the home – a third of all deaths are caused by cigarettes, often because of careless behaviour such as smoking in bed or not taking care after drinking alcohol.
Apr 20, 2015 The Comet (uk)
added Apr 27, 2015 23:14
[California] LETTER: Justina Felix and Celeste Ramos: FDA must regulate all tobacco products, including e-cigs
We’re up against an escalating public health threat in the fight against tobacco. The tobacco companies aggressively marketing e-cigarettes stand to addict new generations to these new types of products and increase the risk of poisonings. Join with us i
Apr 20, 2015 Merced (CA) Sun-Star
added Apr 22, 2015 19:11