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[UK] Drivers face £10,000 fine if a PASSENGER starts smoking in a car carrying children

A new law will make it illegal smoke in a car in England if it is carrying children. But new health regulations mean the driver or owner of the car will bit hit with a levy more than 10 times higher than the maximum £800 penalty for the person who lights
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Jul 16, 2014 18:46
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[UK] Wales to ban people smoking in cars carrying children

A consultation on the landmark proposal will be launched shortly. The ban will protect children from the avoidable harms associated with passive smoking, which can lead to a range of chronic diseases. Children are particularly at risk from exposure to s
GOV.UK
added Jul 16, 2014 10:05
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[UK-Wales] Exposure to secondhand smoke in cars and e-cigarette use among 10-11 year old children in Wales

This report describes changes in children’s exposure to smoking in cars between 2008 and 2014. It also includes data on the prevalence of e-cigarette use and associations with parental smoking and future smoking intentions.
GOV.UK
added Jul 16, 2014 10:04
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[UK] Children's exposure to smoke in cars: regulating behaviour in 'private' spaces

In 2007 in Wales, legislation banned smoking in public spaces such as bars and restaurants. Wales was the first UK country to propose this legislation. In practice, the Welsh Government had to go via Westminster to gain authority to act, meaning that Sco
DECIPHer (The Centre for the Development and Evaluation of Complex Interventions for Public Health Improvement) (uk)
added Jul 16, 2014 10:02
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[UK-Wales] Cardiff University research informs Wales’ decision to ban smoking in cars carrying children

And one in five children with a parent who smokes say adults continue to light up in the family vehicle. The study, commissioned by the Welsh Government and carried out by researchers at the DECIPHer centre, Cardiff University, has informed today’s deci
Cardiff University (uk)
added Jul 16, 2014 09:41
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[UK] Government consults on ending smoking in cars carrying children

The consultation seeks views on draft regulations that would prohibit smoking in private vehicles carrying children.
GOV.UK
added Jul 16, 2014 09:01
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[UK-Wales] Welsh Government announces ban on smoking in cars with children present

First Minister Carwyn Jones and Health Minister Mark Drakeford confirmed the move to follow England's lead this morning, with a consultation set to launch "shortly". It came after MPs voted in February to ban smoking in cars with children, punishable wi
WalesOnline (uk)
added Jul 15, 2014 12:50
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[UK-Wales] Welsh government bans smoking in cars with child passengers

Welsh first minister Carwyn Jones heralds 'landmark proposal' after campaign brings reduction in smoking habits
The Guardian (uk)
added Jul 15, 2014 12:44
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[UK, UK-Wales] Smoking in cars with children will be banned in Wales

Carwyn Jones and Health Minister Mark Drakeford have said a consultation on the landmark ruling will be launched. They say it aims to protect youngsters from the effects of second-hand smoke in a confined space.
BBC Online
added Jul 15, 2014 12:02
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[UK-Wales] Wales set for ban on smoking in cars with children

A BAN on people smoking in cars with children will be introduced in Wales it was revealed today. The move, which would make smoking in private vehicles when children are present illegal, was announced today by First Minister Carwyn Jones and Health Mini
South Wales Argus (uk)
added Jul 15, 2014 10:57
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