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[Canada] No butts about it, smoking banned on B.C. Ferries property, starting Jan. 22

Smoking, which includes marijuana and vapour products, will be prohibited on all B.C. Ferries property. Smoking in private vehicles has generated a number of complaints, said B.C. Ferries spokeswoman Deborah Marshall, including people smoking with their
Victoria (BC) Times Colonist (ca)
added Dec 8, 2017 18:17
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[Asia-pacific, Japan] LETTER: Pushback against smoking ban was pitiful

Japan must catch up with the rest of the world to protect the health of its people. We are appalled to read the recent decision by policymakers in the Nov. 17 story “After LDP resistance, health ministry waters down planned smoking rules at eateries and
Japan Times (jp)
added Dec 8, 2017 09:46
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[Washington] Kent bans smoking, vaping at all city parks

Kent City Council passed a resolution making smoking, vaping or any use of tobacco products on park property against the law. This ban includes both noncombustible products, like e-cigarettes or other vaping devices that produce smoke or vapor, and dippi
Q13FOX, KCPQ-TV (Seattle,WA)
added Dec 11, 2017 13:04
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[Canada] Theatre hit with $682 ticket after actor smokes a cigarette onstage

The Théâtre du Trident in Quebec City learned the hard way...was slapped with a $682 ticket after one of its actors smoked a cigarette onstage as part of a performance of the play Le Cas Joé Ferguson... playwright Isabelle Hubert to illustrate the anxiet
Montreal Gazette (ca)
added Dec 8, 2017 17:14
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[UK] Pregnant Hollyoaks star Rachel Adedeji shames smokers at maternity hospital as mums-to-be forced to walk through toxic fumes

Rachel Adedeji, due to give birth to her first child in three weeks, has told how the second-hand smoke has her worried about her baby's health.
The Mirror (uk)
added Dec 7, 2017 21:47
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[Canada] BC Ferries reminding smokers that ban takes effect in January

Canadian Television (CTV) (ca)
added Dec 7, 2017 13:38
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[Australia] These Are The Worst Jobs For Second Hand Smoke

A new Quit survey of workers in Victoria found 1 in every 3 people are passive smoking while inside or outside during work hours....There are also two standout occupations experiencing the brunt of second hand smoke, those working as tradies or hairdress
Triple M radio (au)
added Dec 7, 2017 13:38
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AUDIO: Evaluating Smoking Bans

MARTIN: OK. So how did they go about testing this theory - testing whether or not people who were displaced in the workplace were smoking more at home?... People are starting to change their values about whether or not they should be smoking in front of
National Public Radio (NPR)
added Dec 7, 2017 13:29
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[Canada] BC Ferries to go smoke-free in the new year

“This new policy supports the health and wellness of our customers and our employees by reducing exposure to second-hand smoke,” said Mark Collins, BC Ferries’President and CEO. “The policy aligns with other transportation services and ensures everyone u
Surrey (BC) Leader (ca)
added Dec 6, 2017 20:20
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[Australia] One-in-three Victorians breathe in second-hand smoke while at work, research shows.

Quit Victoria surveyed 4000 workers and found 34 per cent reported passive smoking while inside or outside at work during the course of an average week. Exposure jumped to 45 per cent for tradespeople and hairdressers. "It's really alarming to see such
PerthNow (au)
added Dec 6, 2017 17:33
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