Headlines Tagged with Smokefree Policies — 101,239 headlines found
Members of Logan’s Municipal Council expressed doubts about banning e-cigarettes with little information about their harmful second-hand effects Tuesday night and asked the health department to do a presentation on the subject in January.
Nov 19, 2014 Logan (UT) Herald-Journal
added Nov 21, 2014 01:28
Big Tobacco hopes cigarettes that don't fill a room with smoke will be the next big thing. Andrew O'Day reports.
Nov 20, 2014 CBS MarketWatch
added Nov 21, 2014 01:25
Centura Health will no longer hire smokers or tobacco users starting in January of next year. The healthcare company said it’s part of their efforts to enhance its smoke/tobacco-free workplace policy in both Colorado and Kansas.
Nov 20, 2014 CBS4 (Denver, CO)
added Nov 21, 2014 01:22
One of Colorado's largest health care systems, Centura Health, joined a national trend Thursday by announcing it won't hire tobacco users after Dec. 31, yet questions remain about discriminating against employees to create healthier workplaces.
Nov 20, 2014 Denver (CO) Post
added Nov 21, 2014 01:08
The Clatsop County Recreational Lands Planning Advisory Committee is recommending that county parks be included in the county’s existing no tobacco policy. The no tobacco policy, created in 2011, is enforced outside county department buildings.
Nov 20, 2014 Daily Astorian (Astoria, OR)
added Nov 20, 2014 21:40
While convictions for allowing smoking in the workplace have dropped, the main problem areas are designated smoking areas in pubs and clubs, according to a HSE report out yesterday. Over the six-month period April-September 2014, there were eight court
Nov 21, 2014 Irish Examiner (ie)
added Nov 20, 2014 21:20
With more than 1,400 signatures on a change.org petition calling for a campus-wide smoking ban at MSU, school administrators have taken notice. “Going smoke-free is something the university has considered before and is currently reviewing,” MSU spokesm
Nov 20, 2014 (East Lansing, MI) State News
added Nov 20, 2014 21:15
Bloomington is the latest Minnesota city to get tough on e-cigarettes. The City Council passed a new ordinance 7-0 on Monday night that bans e-cigarette use in most public places and bans sampling in stores where e-cigarettes are sold.
Nov 19, 2014 Minneapolis (MN) Star Tribune
added Nov 20, 2014 12:55
Kentucky ends the use of all tobacco products and e-cigarettes on executive branch state property, effective Nov. 20 – the day of the Great American Smokeout. Pointing to Kentucky’s high rankings in smoking and cancer deaths, Governor Steve Beshear anno
Nov 20, 2014 WTVQ-TV 36 (Lexington, KY)
added Nov 20, 2014 11:40
Mayor Paul Soglin and nine City Council members are proposing to add electronic cigarettes to Madison’s smoking ban, which prohibits smoking in most indoor places as well as posted areas of parks and beaches. The measure, to be introduced Tuesday, comes
Nov 18, 2014 Wisconsin State Journal
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