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[UK] GILLESPIE/DOUGAL/RICHARDSON: Protect our children and ban smoking in cars

WE are urgently calling on the Executive to protect young people from the deadly effects of passive smoking by introducing a ban on smoking in cars where children are present.
Belfast Telegraph (uk)
added Sep 17, 2013 07:15

[China, USA] Wooing, and Also Resenting, Chinese Tourists

the overnight stays can sometimes prove challenging. “Smoking in hotel rooms is always a problem,” Mr. Hentschel said, a habit that can cost tourists hundreds of dollars in hotel cleaning bills.
New York Times
added Sep 16, 2013 22:14

[Asia, Israel] Health Ministry ignoring smoking prohibitions at covered bus stations

Although the Health Ministry got a law passed 14 months ago to bar smoking along the platforms of the capital’s open-air light-rail stations – with each cigarette smoked worth a NIS 1,000 fine – the Jerusalem Municipality hasn’t issued a single fine for s
Jerusalem Post
added Sep 13, 2013 14:48

[UK-Wales] Campaign to stop smoking in cars

FRESH Start Wales is encouraging people in Pontypool to help protect children from the dangers of second hand smoke. Second-hand smoke increases the risk of cot death (Sudden Infant Death Syndrome), middle ear disease which can go on to cause deafness, a
South Wales Argus (uk)
added Sep 1, 2013 23:46

Scepticism over UAE ban on smoking in cars

Residents are sceptical over whether police will be able to enforce a ban on smoking in cars if children under 12 are inside. A law banning the practice issued last month is to be enforced from next year, but traffic police have not yet decided how to do
The National Newspaper (ae)
added Aug 26, 2013 05:43

Smoke Stays - Jamaica Cancer Society Warns Against Third-Hand Smoke In Vehicles

Yulit Gordon, executive director of the Jamaica Cancer Society, explained that children are most at risk for tobacco toxins trapped inside an enclosed area like a motor vehicle. "Third-hand smoke is considered to be residual nicotine and other chemicals
Jamaica Gleaner (jm)
added Aug 25, 2013 04:14

[Asia, Uae] 4 black points for throwing cigarette out of car: Dubai Traffic Chief

Drivers who throw lit cigarettes out of cars will be fined Dh500 and have four black points added to their traffic record under a new anti-smoking federal law in the UAE, Dubai’s Traffic Police chief was reported on Saturday as saying. Some motorists ha
Emirates 24|7 (ae)
added Aug 24, 2013 11:04

[Asia, Eastern Europe] The Best Vacation Spots For Smokers

smoking doesn't always come with a stigma. As big tobacco companies find new frontiers, Asia is the hottest market. This is especially true in Indonesia, where awareness on health hazards is low and advertisement push to make young people brand loyal ...
Gadling (blog)
added Aug 22, 2013 17:59

PHOTO GALLERY: The world’s top smoke-free beaches

But the trend is spreading from coast to coast and beyond the shores of the continental U.S. These are 10 of the best spots for smokeless beachcombing. Click on the image below for a gallery of clean-air beach photos.
added Aug 22, 2013 12:39
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[Uae] Spare your kids the secondhand smoke, urges MoI

The Ministry of Interior (MoI) has underscored the importance of protecting passengers - especially kids -- in the wake of the upcoming law banning smoking in cars when minors below 12 years are riding. The law comes into effect from January 2014.
The Gulf Today (ae)
added Aug 21, 2013 06:46
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