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WYNNE: Oregon Passes a Smoke-Free Car Law, and Now I Want to Move There Even More

you really can't miss the dangers of second-hand smoking. It increases the risk of asthma, SIDS, low birth rate, and respiratory problems. There's also the risk of decreasing a child's cognitive function.
added Jan 2, 2014 08:53

[UK] On line campaign to ban smoking in cars with child passengers

AN online campaign is urging parents to protect their children from cigarette smoke within the confines of the car by calling for legislation to protect them from secondhand smoke.
St Helens Star (uk)
added Dec 30, 2013 12:56

[Oregon] Smokers beware: Smoking in a car with children present can cost you $500

Although some lawmakers objected to Oregon going too far to police personal conduct, Rep. Jim Thompson, R-Dallas, said the state is right to protect chlldren from second-hand smoke in such closed quarters.
The Oregonian
added Dec 29, 2013 10:39

[Taiwan] No smoking at bus stops

Bus stops along Xinyi Road in Taipei are to be nonsmoking areas from next month to try to reduce the second-hand smoke inhaled by passengers, the Taipei City Government said yesterday. The city’s Department of Health said yesterday that it has listed th
Taipei Times (tw)
added Dec 27, 2013 22:22

[Uae] News items promoting tobacco may be banned

Al Maidoor, head of the National Tobacco Control Committee at the Health Ministry said she is in talks with the National Media Council (NMC) to prevent indirect promotion of tobacco through newspaper articles. “According to the law and bylaws, direct or i
Khaleej Times (ae)
added Dec 25, 2013 21:49

[UK] Lancashire Council backs call to ban smoking in cars carrying children

A NEW campaign to ban smoking in cars carrying children is being backed by Lancashire County Council and and Blackburn with Darwen Borough Council. The nationwide drive has been launched by Tobacco Free Futures and the British Lung Foundation (BLF).
Lancashire Evening Telegraph (uk)
added Dec 23, 2013 23:26

[UK] Deadly threat of cig fumes in cars

Tobacco Free Futures is calling for legislation to protect children from secondhand smoke in cars. County Coun Azhar Ali, Lancashire County Council’s cabinet member for health and wellbeing, said “Cigarette smoke contains over 4,000 chemicals, 60 of
Lancashire Evening Post (uk)
added Dec 19, 2013 10:37

[UK] Online campaign urges parents to protect kids from secondhand smoke

An online campaign is urging Merseyside parents to protect their children from cigarette smoke within the enclosed confines of the car, by calling for legislation to protect children from secondhand smoke in cars.
Liverpool Daily Post & Echo (uk)
added Dec 17, 2013 16:28
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[California] Particulate mass and polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons exposure from secondhand smoke in the back seat of a vehicle [FREE FULL TEXT]

Estimates made using the measured data and previously reported PM2.5 daily mean concentrations for children in California showing that even short exposure periods are capable of creating large exposure to smoke.
Tobacco Control
added Dec 13, 2013 02:35

[Australia] Petrol 'thief' sets cars on fire by smoking while 'stealing fuel from a tank'

A man has set several cars alight by smoking while allegedly stealing fuel from a tank - causing more than £60,000 worth of damage. The 26-year-old is believed to have been trying to siphon petrol from one of the vehicles in a private car park in south
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Dec 10, 2013 14:01
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