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[Canada] Smoking ban challenged as discriminatory

A Penticton woman who says a strata bylaw forbidding from smoking on her patio is discriminatory will have her case heard by the B.C. Human Rights Tribunal....because Dandurand suffers from multiple psychiatric conditions β€” including post-traumatic stress
added Apr 14, 2016 01:10
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[California] Campbell seeking resident, landlord opinions on second-hand smoke

Have an opinion about second-hand smoking? The city of Campbell is encouraging residents and landlords to take part in two online surveys on the topic. Al Bito, the city manager's assistant, said the survey is to gather opinions and data from those livi
San Jose (CA) Mercury-News
added Apr 13, 2016 22:31
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[California] HOA HOMEFRONT: Dealing with neighbor nuisance issues

Under Civil Code 5905, all associations are required to have a procedure by which neighbors can work out their disagreements directly, before they ripen into expensive and stressful legal matters. Hopefully your neighbor and you can reach a compromise to
Riverside (CA) Press-Enterprise
added Apr 11, 2016 21:59

Socioeconomic Inequalities in Secondhand Smoke Exposure at Home and at Work in 15 Low- and Middle-Income Countries [FREE FULL TEXT]

Accelerating implementation of pro-equity tobacco control interventions and strengthening of efforts targeted at the socioeconomically disadvantaged groups are needed to reduce inequalities in SHS exposure in LMICs.
Nicotine and Tobacco Research
added Apr 9, 2016 14:19

Secondhand smoke: major health hazard in LA apartments

The two studies present findings from almost 1,000 door-to-door interviews with tenants in some of the most densely populated areas of the city of Los Angeles, as well as reports submitted to UCLA by 93 owners of apartment buildings, who collectively rep (National)
added Apr 8, 2016 04:29

[California] Los Angeles launches campaign to promote benefits of smoke-free apartments

A three-year campaign to urge landlords to switch to smoke-free apartments kicked off Wednesday in Los Angeles, where results of a study show 82 percent of renters would support such policies in their buildings. Billboards and signs placed in bus shelte
Los Angeles Daily News
added Apr 7, 2016 20:12

[California] LA Campaign Seeks Smokeless Apartment Buildings

Called Smokefree Apartments Los Angeles, with the tag line, β€œIt’s time for all LA to breathe easy,” the new initiative provides tools for tenants of private, multi-unit rental buildings to start a dialogue with landlords about voluntary smoke-free polici
California Healthline
added Apr 7, 2016 17:36
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[California] Campaign to push for smoke-free apartments in LA

In an effort to fight the harmful effects of secondhand smoke, a public-private partnership launched Wednesday will seek to persuade apartment and condominium owners in the city of Los Angeles to make their buildings smoke-free.
89.3 KPCC Southern California Public Radio
added Apr 7, 2016 12:37

[California] New Campaign Urges Landlords To Adopt Smoke-Free Housing

The UCLA Center for Health Policy Research Wednesday launched a new campaign to reduce all smoking and exposure to secondhand smoke in apartment buildings. The Smokefree Apartments Los Angeles initiative to encourage landlords citywide to adopt smoke-fre
CBS 2 News / KCAL 9 (Los Angeles, CA)
added Apr 7, 2016 12:35

[California] Majority of L.A. tenants favor smoke-free apartments, but 80 percent of units are still not protected

UCLA publishes two new studies, helps launch citywide effort to promote new policies
University of California at Los Angeles (UCLA)
added Apr 7, 2016 12:24
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