Headlines Tagged with Unions/Workers — 927 headlines found
Oct 24, 2014 GGRAsia (mo)
added Oct 24, 2014 15:18
Thousands of non-union Philadelphia municipal workers are being coaxed into using pharmacies that don't sell tobacco products. And higher health care premiums are coming for those workers who do smoke.
Oct 24, 2014 KYW Newsradio-1060 KYW-TV CBS 3 (Philadelphia, PA)
added Oct 24, 2014 15:13
"I think that many members of Congress have been shocked that children are suffering nicotine poisoning from working in U.S. tobacco fields," said Jo Becker, Human Rights Watch's children's rights advocacy director. "In response, they are pushing tobacco
Oct 21, 2014 AP - Associated Press
added Oct 22, 2014 08:05
ELEANOR HALL: The Queensland Law Society is calling for a review into the ban on smoking in prisons in response to reports that it sparked an increase in assaults on prison guards. The Queensland union which represents prison officers says assaults have
Oct 15, 2014 Australian Broadcasting Corporation (ABC) (au)
added Oct 15, 2014 06:59
The imminent closure of one of Northern Ireland's largest manufacturing sites has left the town of Ballymena in a state of shock and politicians floundering to fill a £60m hole in the economy of County Antrim about to be created by the loss of nearly 900
Oct 8, 2014 Financial Times (uk)
added Oct 8, 2014 12:52
Although 29 states and the District of Columbia offer legal protections to tobacco smokers, Arizona is not one of them. Similarly, tobacco smokers are not expressly protected under any federal laws. That said, a smoker suffering from "nicotine addiction"
Oct 5, 2014 AZ Central - Arizona Republic
added Oct 7, 2014 17:39
Tobacco users, including smokers and tobacco chewers, will not be eligible for government jobs in Rajasthan. A beginning towards this has been made by the Department of Commercial Taxes by declaring tobacco chewers ineligible for writing the Tax Assista
Oct 5, 2014 The Hindu Online (in)
added Oct 7, 2014 17:36
excise tax pressure coupled with illegal trade has triggered industry volume contraction in a number of key European countries. "This is compounded by the need to comply with legislation, including the revised EU Tobacco Products Directive (TPD2), which
Oct 7, 2014 Belfast Telegraph (uk)
added Oct 7, 2014 13:39
[Europe, UK-Northern Ireland] Britain's last tobacco factory may close thanks to Brussels regulation
"The challenging economic environment, excise tax pressure coupled with illegal trade has triggered industry volume contraction in a number of key European countries," JTI said.
Oct 7, 2014 City A.M. (uk)
added Oct 7, 2014 13:37
Enterprise Minister Arlene Foster has called the decision "devastating" JTI said it was restructuring its manufacturing facilities "as a result of significant and sustained changes impacting its global business".
Oct 7, 2014 BBC Online
added Oct 7, 2014 13:31