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National Survey of Long-Haul Truck Driver Health and Injury (PDF)

Prevalence of current cigarette smoking is more than double (51% vs. 19%).
US Department of Transportation (DOT)
added Sep 21, 2015 15:52

[Washington] VDEO: House bill would ban smoking in vehicles with kids inside

House Bill 2086 is trying to ban anyone from lighting a cigarette, a cigar or pipe while parked or driving if there is someone under 18 in the vehicle. A state House committee hearing was held on the legislation Tuesday. “Toxic chemicals that are coming
Q13FOX, KCPQ-TV (Seattle,WA)
added Jan 15, 2014 09:45

[Washington] AUDIO: BOZE: Not state's role to punish parents who smoke in car - Boze Blog

Stop going after the parents who happen to be smoking in the car. It's not the same as child abuse. We haven't even gotten to the point where we're actually capable and competent with dealing with actual child abusers. Let's go after them first. Let's try (KIRO, KTTH, Seattle, WA)
added Jan 15, 2014 09:42

[Washington] WA bill seeks fines for smoking in cars with minors

Lawmakers in Olympia are taking public comment during a hearing Tuesday on House Bill 2086. Under the bill, a person who lights up a cigarette, cigar or pipe in a moving or parked car with a minor inside would be guilty of a traffic infraction. The fine
King5 TV (Seattle, WA)
added Jan 15, 2014 08:41

[Florida] HEALTH NEWS: Secondhand smoke and children

Second hand smoke is deadly and yet children are often exposed to it. Florida lawmakers are trying to limit their exposure in at least one place. A new law would ban smoking in the car with a child present. Eight states have smoking bans in private vehic
WEAR TV3 (Pensacola, FL)
added Jan 13, 2014 21:41

[Uae: Dubai] More UAE teen are smoking now

The number of children curious about smoking is increasing in the UAE, said a worried health official, but noted new anti-tobacco laws will help the younger generation. ... about 28 per cent of teens younger than 15 years are smoking. The Dubai Health Aut
Gulf News (ae)
added Jan 10, 2014 04:58

[Minnesota, Oregon] Letters: Smoking, global warming, Boeing and student loans

My parents smoked in the car when I was a child, in Minnesota / as a volunteer in a city park, I routinely pick up hundreds of cigarette butts every week / laws, rules, regulations and restrictions which "every day renders the free agency of man less use
The Oregonian
added Jan 7, 2014 17:09

UAE tobacco law takes effect on January 21

Selling tobacco products to under-18s is banned, as is smoking in private cars while a child under 12 is in the vehicle. Tobacco advertisements are also forbidden under federal anti-tobacco law No 15 of 2009, which is effective from January 21.
The National Newspaper (ae)
added Jan 7, 2014 08:59

[Oregon] Protect and expand personal freedom: Editorial Agenda 2014

well-meaning proposals that restrict personal freedom unjustifiably. This is the same bunch that prohibited people from smoking in their own vehicles if kids are present, after all. Windows open? Convertible top down? No matter.
The Oregonian
added Jan 7, 2014 17:16

EDITORIAL: The Oregonian's 2014 Editorial Agenda

this element of our 2013 agenda will remain ... threats to personal freedom are common and frequently unexpected. … legislation prohibiting people from smoking in cars when kids are present, ... restrictions on smoking in open public spaces, and even Po
The Oregonian
added Jan 7, 2014 17:14
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