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[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

[UK] Both driver and smoker could be fined £50 in new smoking law

From 1 October 2015 it will be illegal to smoke in a car (or other vehicles) in order to protect children and young people from the dangers of secondhand smoke. More than 430,000 children are exposed to second hand smoke in cars each week, according to
Nursing in practice (uk)
added Aug 12, 2015 09:58

[UK] New rules about tobacco, e-cigarettes and smoking: 1 October 2015

This document explains changes to the laws on tobacco, e-cigarettes and smoking that come into force on 1 October 2015. In particular, it explains the rules about smoking in private vehicles, including when the rules do and don’t apply.
added Jul 10, 2015 10:04

[New Jersey] EDITORIAL: Put brakes on smoking with kids in car

"Your right to smoke in your car ends at the nose of any child in your car." We sure hope so. A bill sponsored by state Sen. Joseph Vitale, D-Middlesex, that would prohibit smoking tobacco or electronic cigarettes in the presence of children under 17 w
Asbury Park (NJ) Press
added Jun 25, 2015 15:00

[UK-Scotland] Scottish car smoking ban proposals hailed

Mr Hume will be questioned about his Smoking Prohibition (Children in Motor Vehicles) (Scotland) Bill by MSPs on Holyrood’s Health Committee today. The Liberal Democrat said: “My proposals to ban in cars with children present would give every child the
The Scotsman (uk)
added Jun 23, 2015 10:44

Mortality attributable to secondhand smoke exposure in Spain (2011)

The total number of deaths attributable to SHS exposure at home and at work in Spain would be 1,028 in 2011. Efforts are still needed to reduce the current prevalence of exposure –mainly due to exposure in non-regulated settings such as homes or cars and
Nicotine and Tobacco Research
added Jun 22, 2015 20:32

BEARD: Secondhand Smoke Is Making Us and Our Children Sick

Even though blacks and whites smoke at approximately the same rate—and despite a two-decade-long public health campaign both to reduce smoking and exposure to secondhand smoke—researchers found that 45 percent of black Americans remain exposed to secondh
The Root
added Jun 22, 2015 07:06

[UK-Scotland] Drivers ‘should be liable for children’s exposure to smoke in cars ... even if someone else is smoking'

The Scottish Parliament’s Health and Sport Committee meets today to discuss and hear evidence on the Smoking Prohibition (Children in Motor Vehicles) (Scotland) Bill. As well as calling for driver responsibility yesterday, the Law Society of Scotland has (uk)
added Jun 15, 2015 23:48

[UK-Scotland] Ban on smoking in cars will lead to children reporting parents to police, say pro-tobacco lobbyists

Forest, in a submission to Holyrood's health committee which is scrutinising the proposed legislation, said while it does not support parents smoking in cars with youngsters present, introducing legislation is a "gross overreaction to a very small problem
Herald Scotland (The Herald and Sunday Herald) (uk)
added Jun 15, 2015 11:37

[UK] New laws to punish litter louts ‘must be sped up’

THE YORKSHIRE Post is adding its voice to calls to speed up the implementation of new rules that would make it easier for councils to punish those who allow litter to be thrown for their cars.
Yorkshire Post (uk)
added May 18, 2015 10:54
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