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SULLIVAN: Here’s why a hotel might try to force a smoking room on you, and what to do

let the hotel know immediately. If they can’t fix it, appeal to corporate, if it’s a chain. If that’s not an option, then ask to be “walked” to a different hotel that has a non-smoking room. Most hotels have reciprocal agreements with other hotels, where
BobSullivan.net (blog)
added Aug 9, 2014 09:41
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[Russia] AUDIO: Hotels are adjusting to ban on smoking

Statistics say that in the weeks since Russia's ban on smoking in eateries went into effect at the start of last month, restaurant and bar revenues have dropped by up to 20 percent. The data might also be worrisome for hotel owners. Apart from being one
Voice of Russia RUVR (ru)
added Jul 16, 2014 09:12
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Vermont latest to outlaw car smoking with kids

On Tuesday, Vermont will be the seventh state in the country to ban smoking in cars carrying children and the sixth to outlaw smoking in hotel rooms. Dr. Harry Chen, the state's health commissioner, said Friday it is hoped that the new laws will encoura
AP - Associated Press
added Jun 28, 2014 09:26
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Nigeria goes tough on tobacco

The Federal Government has proposed N50,000 fine for anyone who smokes in non-smoking designated areas in Nigeria. In the alternative, such people could face six months imprisonment; or both fine and imprisonment. This is contained in the new Tobacco Con
Premium Times (ng)
added Apr 10, 2014 18:43
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[UK] Skylark Hotel settles with worker sacked for complaining about boss' smoking

A WOMAN has settled a claim against her former employer after she was wrongly sacked for reporting her boss was smoking in his office. Sarah Emerson worked as PA to Andreas Stavrinides, boss of the Skylark Hotel and Conference Centre in Aviation Way, Ro
Echo Newspapers (uk)
added Mar 8, 2014 22:54
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Thirdhand smoke and exposure in California hotels: non-smoking rooms fail to protect non-smoking hotel guests from tobacco smoke exposure

Partial smoking bans in hotels do not protect non-smoking guests from exposure to tobacco smoke and tobacco-specific carcinogens. Non-smokers are advised to stay in hotels with complete smoking bans. Existing policies exempting hotels from complete smoki
Tobacco Control
added Jun 29, 2013 10:09
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Hotels You Should Avoid While Traveling on Vacation This Summer

While it is common knowledge that second hand smoke exposure poses a significant health risk, few realize that accumulating scientific evidence is pointing a nicotine stained finger at third hand smoke exposure as well. Third hand smoke exposure is the pe
eMaxHealth
added May 15, 2013 13:38
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[Florida] Reservation for nonsmoking room should have been honored

This is a clearcut case of a hotel offering a product and failing to deliver. But things aren't always so defined. I checked into a Hampton Inn in Van Buren, Ark., recently, and had a nonsmoking room, but it was on a smoking floor. When my kids walked int
Everett (WA) Herald
added May 11, 2013 13:42
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[Asia, Israel] Smoking in hotel rooms increasingly barred

But, says smoking prevention lawyer Amos Hausner, there is a growing trend in the world to allow only no-smoking hotel rooms, or a majority in which smoking is prohibited. Major American hotel chains like Marriott, Westin and Hyatt today prohibit smokin
Jerusalem Post
added Apr 7, 2013 00:45
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[UK] Simon Calder: No smoke but plenty of ire

Ridgway said I should have commended his airline for jettisoning the ridiculous notion that it was acceptable to have naked flames lighting toxic substances to produce fumes that were then inhaled by everyone on board the plane. "Virgin Atlantic was the
The Independent (uk)
added Mar 30, 2013 15:40
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