Headlines Tagged with Smokefree Policies — 111,816 headlines found
A union has hit out after a local authority banned its staff from smoking or vaping during working hours. The Evening Telegraph reports Dundee City Council’s new rule applies when employees are outside, travelling between offices and on tea breaks. It
Nov 3, 2018 Press Association (uk)
added Nov 5, 2018 18:14
Come January 1 next year, there will be a smoking ban in all restaurants throughout the country, Finance Minister Lim Guan Eng confirmed today. Lim made the announcement while tabling the Budget 2019.
Nov 2, 2018 Malay Mail (my)
added Nov 15, 2018 14:04
The actor was walking home through the courtyard and saw Alexander smoking at the entrance to the medical center. Strakhov asked Alexander to put out his cigarette, but the latter ignored the request, for which was rebuked. During the verbal argument, St
Nov 2, 2018 Crime Russia (hk)
added Nov 2, 2018 20:50
Employees of a Scottish council have been banned from lighting up during the working day under a new anti-smoking strategy. Dundee City Council said its revised smoking policy would encourage staff to quit and reduce the number of adult “role models” se
Nov 2, 2018 The Scotsman (uk)
added Nov 2, 2018 20:38
[Asia-pacific, Japan] Employment office refuses to specify jobs in health sector are only for nonsmokers
A request by a health organization to specify that its job openings for nurses and related occupations are limited to nonsmokers was declined by a local public employment agency after it deemed smoking "a matter of personal choice."
Nov 1, 2018 Mainichi Daily News (jp)
added Nov 2, 2018 07:08
The City Council will consider a new ordinance to ban all tobacco products at the locations -- including cigarettes and e-cigarettes. In 2014, the City Council supported a resolution for tobacco-free parks. Pitt County Health Director Dr. John Morrow is
Nov 1, 2018 WCTI NewsChannel12 (New Bern, NC)
added Nov 2, 2018 07:01
The ban was backed by a group of businessmen led by former Mayor Joseph Paolino (pay-oh-LEE'-noh), a major downtown property owner. Supporters had said the ban was aimed at protecting the public from secondhand smoke.
Nov 1, 2018 AP - Associated Press
added Nov 2, 2018 06:59
Everyone in St. Louis County deserves the right to breathe smoke-free air. Prop F, a measure on the November 6 ballot...this proposition would exempt casinos from providing a healthier environment for their workers and customers. Casinos want to avoid la
Nov 1, 2018 St. Louis American Newspaper
added Nov 2, 2018 06:57
While the amendment is also bundled with a ban on offshore oil drilling, the need to protect the public’s right to a smoke-free workplace is an issue that deserves your attention and a “Yes” vote.
Oct 31, 2018 Florida Times-Union
added Nov 1, 2018 14:43
Amendment 9 is about protecting Floridians’ right to a smoke-free workplace. The Orlando Sentinel editorial board recommends a “yes” vote on Amendment 9, yet I want to respond directly to my fellow residents in Central Florida about Amendment 9 to make su
Oct 31, 2018 Orlando (FL) Sentinel
added Nov 1, 2018 14:39