Headlines Tagged with Smokefree Policies — 111,011 headlines found
[Canada] PLATT: Clearing the smoke — unlike other places, no rush to judgment on indoor vaping in Calgary 33
these are metals you don’t want to be passively inhaling and proof that for once, Calgary city council’s decision to meddle in an issue outside of taxes, trash and transportation is probably a good thing, even if the motivation is hazy.
Sep 2, 2014 Calgary (Alb) Sun (ca)
added Sep 2, 2014 13:44
in some areas - including B.C. - it is already illegal to smoke in a vehicle if in the presence of children. Those caught smoking in a vehicle with children under 16 are subject to a $109 fine. Since 2006, several communities across North America have
May 23, 2014 The NOW Tri-Cities (ca)
added May 23, 2014 11:08
Dozens of hookah bars across the GTA may soon be closing up shop after city council voted overwhelmingly in favour of banning the use of hookah pipes inside licensed establishments in the city. City councillors voted 34-3 in favour of the ban on the pip
Nov 4, 2015 CityNews CP24 (ca)
added Nov 7, 2015 16:28
A report heading to the planning committee Monday is recommending council amend the city’s No Smoking Policy to include e-cigarettes. If approved, using e-cigarettes in all city-owned buildings, pools, seating areas of outdoor sports facilities and withi
Jul 20, 2015 GlobalTV (ca)
added Jul 21, 2015 13:40
“Second-hand smoke has now reached crisis point in Solomon Islands,” Dr Geoff Kenilorea of the Ministry of Health, warned. “This is a big issue and one that we must address.
Jan 19, 2014 Solomon Star Newspaper (sb)
added Jan 20, 2014 00:52
Waterford Valley High in St. John's says it has zero tolerance for electronic cigarettes, but some students say the new smokes are popular on and off school grounds. "The [vice] principal ... made an announcement that he doesn't want any vaping in school
Oct 15, 2015 CBC News (ca)
added Oct 16, 2015 08:04
they are constantly surrounded by their neighbour’s smoke, which seeps up through the floorboards and vents. ... The laws around smoking in multi-unit buildings (both public housing and private properties) are murky and often misunderstood by even the lan
Jul 25, 2014 Metro (ca)
added Jul 30, 2014 05:36
Despite Bhatnagar's perspective that e-cigarettes are safer, others contend that not enough research has been done on the long-term effects of the practice, known as vaping. Users are called vapers, since the devices emit water vapour, not smoke.
Apr 9, 2015 CBC News (ca)
added Apr 9, 2015 21:43
Smoke-free Housing B.C. has been pushing for a ban on smoking in buildings for 10 years, but advocates say the concept is starting to take off with more than 100 apartment buildings now entirely smoke-free. 'Your right to smoke stops when the air hits m
May 29, 2014 CBC News (ca)
added May 30, 2014 05:54
In an unexpected move Wednesday, council approved a plan to ask provincial health authorities to investigate the idea of banning smoking on outdoor patios.
Jun 26, 2014 Winnipeg (Manitoba) Free Press (ca)
added Jun 27, 2014 12:57