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[UK-Wales] VIDEO: £50 fine plan for smoking in cars with children on board

Plans have been announced to introduce on-the-spot fines for people smoking in cars, with children as passengers. Anyone caught would have to pay a £50 pound penalty.
BBC Online
added Sep 18, 2014 07:19

[UK] E-cigarettes set to be banned from taxis

If the idea is approved a driver shall ‘not smoke in the vehicle or permit any passenger to smoke in the vehicle, which for the avoidable of doubt shall include smoking or using electronic cigarette or any other vapour-producing smoking device’.
Lancashire Evening Telegraph (uk)
added Sep 17, 2014 08:14

[UK] Child car smoking ban in Wales to carry £50 fine

The Welsh government says the move aims to reinforce its determination to protect the health of children and young people from the harm associated with exposure to second-hand smoke. The ban was first announced in July, and the details are now subject t
added Sep 12, 2014 02:33

[UK-Wales] £50 fine plan for smoking in cars with children on board

People caught smoking in cars with children on board could face a £50 on-the-spot fine in Wales. A six-week consultation on the ban, which was first announced in July, is being launched on Thursday to protect under-18s from second-hand smoke.
BBC Online
added Sep 11, 2014 11:02

[Pennsylvania] VIDEO: "Jazz" Brand E-Cigarette Sparks Destructive Car Fire

McCarthy is new to e-cigs - he's trying to quit smoking. He left a "Jazz" brand e-cigarette charging in the car on August 18th, when a neighbor knocked on his door. "They said there's smoke rolling out of your jeep. I ran out there, the back seat had ca
WICU 12 (Erie, PA)
added Sep 10, 2014 06:32

[Austria] Freud’s City, From Couch to Cafes

Freud was so addicted that nonsmokers offended him. He once offered his 17-year-old nephew a cigarette, and when the young man demurred, Freud admonished him, saying, “My boy, smoking is one of the greatest and cheapest enjoyments in life, and if you deci
New York Times
added Aug 29, 2014 15:47

[Australia] Smoking ban in cars with children legislation introduced to NT Parliament

Minister Robyn Lambley described it as a significant reform to the Tobacco Control Act that will ensure Territory children are protected from the harms of second-hand smoke while travelling in a car. “Research shows that the air quality when smoking in
Daily Telegraph/Sunday Telegraph (au)
added Aug 27, 2014 10:31

[China] With cigars and crystal, Volvo makes eyes at Chinese rich

With headlights shaped like Thor's hammer and space for a humidity-controlled cigar case, Volvo's new cars are sporting luxury features and designer glitz to catch the eye of the booming Chinese market and shed their safe-but-dull skin.
added Aug 19, 2014 00:40

Travel industry to smokers: Puff at your own risk

Turns out that cigarettes are stressing out a lot of travelers, and in a lot of different ways. Hotels and car rental companies are struggling to deal with shifting winds when it comes to smoking. That includes some states’ legalization of recreational
The Washington Post
added Aug 18, 2014 16:32

[Illinois] Governor signs law banning tobacco on campuses

Governor Pat Quinn on Sunday morning signed legislation to prohibit smoking on the campuses of all state-supported colleges and universities. The smoking ban takes effect July 1, 2015 and applies to both indoor and outdoor spaces on campuses. The Governo
La Salle (IL) News-Tribune
added Aug 17, 2014 12:13
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