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Solomon Islands to start enforcing new Tobacco Control laws

The Ministry of Health and Medical Services has announced it has started with putting no smoking stickers on buses, taxis and government vehicles. The Ministry of Health says smokers found smoking in public vehicles could be fined up to 2,750 US dollars
Radio New Zealand - Te Reo Irirangi o Aoteoroa (RNZ) (nz)
added Nov 20, 2013 12:53

[UK] Parents urged not to smoke in cars

About 185,000 children between the ages of 11 and 15 in England are exposed to potentially toxic concentrations of second-hand smoke in their family car every day or most days, figures from the British Lung Foundation (BLF) have shown. That is the equiva
York Press (uk)
added Nov 20, 2013 12:33

[Ireland] Health minister wants smoking on beaches to be banned

James Reilly wants to ban smoking on beaches - as well as cars transporting kids and public parks - he vowed yesterday. The anti-ciggie Health Minister made the promise as he declared war on tobacco industry.
Irish Daily Mirror (ie)
added Nov 20, 2013 02:48

[Canada] Editorial: Protecting our youth

While we have some concerns about both bills, on the whole, they should be passed with small tweaks to prevent children from being harmed.
Calgary (Alb) Herald
added Nov 19, 2013 15:31

[UK] More than 430,000 children travel in smoke-filled cars EVERY week

The figures were unearthed by the British Lung Foundation, which wants to see lighting up in vehicles banned when children are present
The Mirror (uk)
added Nov 19, 2013 11:57

[UK] Thousands of children 'driven in smoky cars'

More than 430,000 children aged 11-15 in England are exposed to second-hand smoke in their family cars at least once a week, says a charity. The estimate, from the British Lung Foundation, comes as the House of Lords prepares to debate a ban on smoking
BBC Online
added Nov 19, 2013 11:56

[Canada] VOSS: Bill 33 a step in the right direction but will it work?

is it something that is going to be easy to monitor? Is it going to make a difference? We can only hope for health websites and stats to come out in five years, saying "Bill 33 in Alberta drastically reduces the effects of second hand smoking on children.
Wetaskiwin (ALB) Times Advertiser (ca)
added Nov 13, 2013 19:40

Switzerland bans e-cigarettes in public transport

From December 15 the use of the battery-powered devices that simulate smoking by heating and vaporising a liquid solution containing nicotine will incur a 25 Swiss franc (20 euro, $27) fine, a spokesman for Public Transportation Union told the Swiss news
Medical Xpress (
added Nov 13, 2013 15:49

[Pennsylvania] KAZMER: Should smoking with kids in the car be banned?

This law shouldn’t become a problem for most people, including smokers. But in case you forgot: Don’t smoke with kids in your car; you could be slowly killing them. What parent wouldn’t agree to snuff it until later?
Somerset (PA) Daily American
added Nov 13, 2013 01:03

[Canada] GUNTER: Alberta needs to butt out

the New Puritanism — the Alison Redford kind — is the haunting fear that someone, somewhere, may be taking a drag on a cherry-flavoured herb mixture and having dreams of unfiltered Camels. This is the 21st Century equivalent of Reefer Madness
Toronto (Ont) Sun (ca)
added Nov 13, 2013 01:01
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