Headlines Tagged with policy impact — 711 headlines found
A rise in the number of violent and self harm incidents at Parc Prison could be linked to the smoking ban, a review has found. The report said the ban at the Bridgend site had been well-managed and some prisoners had since stopped smoking. But it said to
Jul 20, 2017 BBC Online
added Jul 21, 2017 15:06
When the smoking ban came into force, Mr Cox was working in Manchester. He moved to Cumbria in 2014. He believes the legislation was without doubt the right thing to do. “It was something that we’d been campaigning for for a long time. It was one of th
Jul 6, 2017 Cumberland News (uk)
added Jul 20, 2017 16:39
If you're wondering just how much of an impact the smoking ban has made- here are just some of the benefits to having smoke free public places.
Jul 6, 2017 FemaleFirst.co.uk
added Jul 7, 2017 03:19
Reluctantly but conclusively, my mind was changed. The Government had no choice but to ban smoking. Do I regret that I cannot relax with a cigar and a martini in my favourite bars? Yes, absolutely. But I also recognise that such regret is essentially self
Jul 6, 2017 TheLondonEconomic (uk)
added Jul 6, 2017 17:48
[Asia-pacific, Singapore] Is The Ban On Smoking Alternatives Like E-Cigarettes Based On Outdated Values?
Perhaps it is time to allow smokers to be part of that smoke-free future by allowing the idea of harm reduction to assimilate into the culture. It is time to step away from using the gateway excuse as a reason to not move forward with the times, the scie
Jul 4, 2017 Popspoken
added Jul 5, 2017 04:57
the former Health Minister, Jane Ellison, committed the Government to publishing a new strategy in summer 2016. It is now summer 2017. A year and around 80,000 more deaths from smoking-related illnesses later, we have waited long enough.
Jun 29, 2017 TheyWorkForYou.com (uk)
added Jul 3, 2017 14:32
an estimated 25% of the city’s population smoked in 2008, just after the law came into force, compared with the national average of 24% at the time. The number has fallen to 16.3%, according to Public Health England data from June 2016 – down again from
Jun 29, 2017 Bristol Evening Post (uk)
added Jun 29, 2017 09:15
At the start of the ban, almost 21% of the Kent population smoked, now this has reduced by a quarter to just over 15% of residents.* Kent County Council Director of Public Health, Andrew Scott-Clark said: “Initially, it took a few years to see a steady
Jun 28, 2017 KCC Media Hub (Kent County Council) (uk)
added Jun 28, 2017 13:37
Effect of implementation of a smoke-free policy on physical violence in a psychiatric inpatient setting: an interrupted time series analysis
Introduction of a comprehensive smoke-free policy appeared to reduce the incidence of physical assaults. Adequately resourced smoke-free policies could be part of broader violence reduction strategies in psychiatric settings.
Jun 14, 2017 Science Direct
added Jun 15, 2017 23:56
New King’s College London research reveals a 39 per cent drop in physical assaults - both between patients and towards staff - following the introduction of a smoke-free policy at the South London and Maudsley NHS Foundation Trust (SLaM).
Jun 15, 2017 King's College London (uk)
added Jun 15, 2017 15:08