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[UK] Gedling Borough Council to ban smoking breaks

Staff at Gedling Borough Council will not be given smoking breaks and be told to cover their uniform when lighting up. Councillors are expected to revise the authority's smoking policy at a meeting on Tuesday evening. The Joint Consultative and Safety C
Nottingham Post (uk)
added Aug 26, 2015 11:42

World's Largest Flight Attendant Union Celebrates 70 Years -

Seventy years ago, the Airline Stewardess Association was formed...From fighting to end smoking on airplanes to keeping knives out of the cabin to beating back discriminatory policies against employees, AFA has led the way for all of aviation's first resp
PR Newswire
added Aug 25, 2015 18:29

[UK] Bosses urged to let staff vape at work ($$)

Graham Jukes, chief executive of the Chartered Institute of Environmental Health, said making it easier for people to use e-cigarettes than to smoke tobacco might help them to switch. He added that offices did not ban cakes and biscuits despite a national
Times Of London (uk)
added Aug 24, 2015 07:23

Maine's Sagadahoc County Properties Go Smoke-Free

Starting in September, everyone doing business, working or visiting Sagadahoc County property will be prohibited from using tobacco in any form. That includes e-cigarettes, smokeless tobacco and other forms of tobacco or nicotine-delivery devices. Jason
Maine Public Broadcasting Network (MPBN)
added Aug 18, 2015 14:13

What are the 10 most harmful jobs?

Maybe you could earn a lot of money advertising cigarettes. But even if you would give it to charity, you shouldn’t do it.1 We spend most of our time discussing the most helpful careers that you should take. We just created a three minute career recommen
80,000 Hours
added Aug 18, 2015 10:14

[Texas] Pro-Con: Should Port Lavaca ban smoking, vaping indoors?

A city ordinance banning smoking and vaping in public buildings has gathered opposition from business owners. The ordinance went into effect in April, but opponents collected signatures of 204 registered voters to bring the issue back to council. The ban
Victoria (TX) Advocate
added Aug 17, 2015 09:26

[UK] Cheltenham taxi driver fined £637 for smoking in his own cab

"In Mr Lewis' case, he chose not to discharge the offence for smoking in his licensed vehicle by paying the fixed penalty notice and was taken to court for the offence where he was found guilty in absentia."
Gloucestershire Echo (uk)
added Aug 13, 2015 14:13
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[UK] East Bergholt firm offering cash incentive to give up smoking

Smokers and their sponsors at The Data Partnership in Holton St Mary who are taking part in a competition to give up smoking for a cash incentive at the end of October. The Data Partnership is challenging its employees to be smoke-free until the end of O
East Anglian Daily Times (uk)
added Aug 13, 2015 09:01

Public Comment submitted to FDA on Nicotine Exposure Warnings and Child-Resistant Packaging for Liquid Nicotine, Nicotine-Containing E-Liquid(s), and Other Tobacco Products; Request for Comments (PDF)

vials of nicotine should be plain black and white with information identifying percent or mg nicotine and name of flavor but without pictures of said flavors or colors. Flavors should be assigned 25 alphanumeric codes, such as Z34, instead of descriptive
Center for Tobacco Control Research and Education (UCSF)
added Aug 12, 2015 20:10

Effects of wages on smoking decisions of current and past smokers.

CONCLUSIONS: Increases in an individual's wages, independent of other income, decreased the prevalence of smoking among current and past smokers.
National Center for Biotechnology Information (NCBI)
added Aug 10, 2015 19:31
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