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[UK] Labour plan to stub out smoking in cars with children

Andy Burnham, the shadow health secretary, said the move would “protect children from preventable harm”. Research has shown that the confined space of a car means the toxic fumes other passengers breathe in are up to 11 times more concentrated than
Times Of London (uk)
added Jan 27, 2014 13:46
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[UK] Labour plan to stub out smoking in cars with children ($$)

Labour’s move, which is due to be put to a vote in the House of Lords on Wednesday, follows years of resistance by both the current government and former ones, which have shied away from banning smoking in “private” places.
Times Of London (uk)
added Jan 26, 2014 06:18
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[UK] Fare cop: 90% of Liverpool cigarette fines are for smoking in taxis

Liverpool council has dished out 445 fines for smoking in public since 2008 – and 418 of these were for lighting up in cabs. But smokers were also slapped with penalties in takeaways, pubs, a prison van and Millennium House, where some local authority
Liverpool Daily Post & Echo (uk)
added Jan 27, 2014 13:46
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[Uae] EDITORIAL: Smoke and cough up

The UAE’s new law will not only dissuade people not to smoke while with children inside a car, it might also assist people to stop smoking altogether. To adopt a healthy lifestyle practice, especially with the region witnessing a surge in diseases such
Khaleej Times (ae)
added Jan 26, 2014 07:11
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[Uae] EDITORIAL: Smoke and cough up

UAE's new law will not only dissuade people not to smoke while with children inside a car, it might also assist people to stop smoking altogether. To adopt a healthy lifestyle practice, especially with the region witnessing a surge in diseases such as ca
Khaleej Times (ae)
added Jan 24, 2014 16:19
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Tough anti-tobacco laws come into force across the UAE

The legislation makes it illegal to smoke in a vehicle when a child under 12 is present, forbids the sale of cigarettes to under-18s and bans tobacco advertising and promotion. Advertisers who flout the rules could face fines of up to Dh1 million, while
The National Newspaper (ae)
added Jan 21, 2014 07:55
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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
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[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
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[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
MyNorthwest.com (KIRO, KTTH, Seattle, WA)
added Jan 15, 2014 09:42
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[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
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