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[Australia] Baby, don't light my fire: plea to smokers after blaze

bushfires at Curra and Imbil recently have both been put down to cigarettes being thrown out the windows of moving cars. All three fires threatened nearby properties and cost thousands of dollars in emergency service time and hard work to bring under con
Gympie (QLD) Times (au)
added Oct 16, 2013 17:25

[Ohio] Bill targets smoking in vehicle with young kids

Worried about the effects of secondhand smoke on children, state Sen. Charleta Tavares is pushing a bill for the second time in two years that would ban smoking in a car with a young child.
Columbus (OH) Dispatch
added Oct 16, 2013 08:30

Ohio bill would prohibit smoking in the presence of children

Sen. Charleta Tavares' (D-Columbus) SB 130 would ban smoking of tobacco "or any other plant" while in a car with a child who is younger than 6. "... The intent of this legislation is to protect the health and welfare of our children," she told the cham
Wooster (OH) Record
added Oct 16, 2013 08:28

Association between clean indoor air laws and voluntary smokefree rules in homes and cars

Conclusions Clean indoor air laws provide the additional benefit of encouraging voluntary adoption of smokefree rules in homes and cars.
Tobacco Control
added Oct 11, 2013 11:41

[Indiana] Bedford Council Rejects Smoke-Free Effort

The ordinance failed 4-3. Council President Byron Buker, Mark Scherschel, Adele Bowden-Purlee and Judy Carlisle voted against it. Pat Robbins, Michele Murphy and Julie Hewetson voted in favor. State law already bans smoking in most public places except
WBIW 1340 AM (Bedford, IN)
added Oct 9, 2013 12:39

[Korea - South] USB ports replace cigarette lighters in motoring first

South Korean car manufacturer Hyundai has announced that it will replace cigarette lighter sockets with USB power points in cars made for the domestic market.
Electronic Telegraph (uk)
added Oct 6, 2013 07:13

[Maryland] ROSNER: Navigating Health and Aging: No risk-free level of secondhand smoke

two young women drove up and parked in front of me, with cigarettes hanging from their mouths … windows up … and two car seats nestled in the back seat. One contained a toddler whose mother placed her in the cart with the cigarette still hanging from her
Carroll County (MD) Times
added Oct 6, 2013 06:16

[UK] UPDATED: Unhappy taxi drivers plan talks with council chiefs over 'Draconian' e-cig licensing conditions

“If a driver or a passenger is caught with an electronic cig in the cab we get punished under the smoke free regulations and fined £50 for breaking the law which we understand. Yet for a first offence we are put in front of the licensing committee and fa
St Helens Star (uk)
added Oct 4, 2013 10:45

[New Zealand] Kiwi kids exposed to second-hand smoke in cars

The Otago University research, led by department of public health professor Richard Edwards, found 23 per cent of 14 and 15-year-olds were affected by second-hand smoke in vehicles during a given week.
New Zealand Herald (nz)
added Oct 4, 2013 09:31

[New Zealand] Smoke in cars affecting tamariki

Tamariki Maori are still being exposed to secondhand smoke in cars at greater rates than other children.
Waatea News (nz)
added Oct 2, 2013 17:17
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