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[UK] Banning e-cigarettes in the workplace

consider a range of factors first, including the prospect of some of these products eventually being regulated as medicines. E-cigarettes are used by many smokers as a substitute for tobacco products. They usually heat nicotine, propylene glycol and flav
People Management (uk)
added Oct 21, 2014 14:02

[Montana] County courthouse smokers will have to move across the street

The problem with “the cave” is secondhand smoke, which other employees complain wafts up and into their offices on the second floor through the ventilation system and when they open their windows. Employees in the county attorney’s office and others who
Billings (MT) Gazette
added Oct 21, 2014 09:51
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[UK] GATELEY: E-cigarettes: to smoke or not to smoke | Briefings

If never smoked, the decision to allow their use, is probably a no-brainer. Allowing e- cigarettes in the workplace has the potential to upset the majority and create potential division within the workplace; there remain unknowns in terms of heal
The Lawyer (uk)
added Oct 18, 2014 08:37

[UK] GATELEY: E-cigarettes: to smoke or not to smoke

are people able to smoke e-cigarettes indoors, on trains or at work? We are being asked this question more and more often in the context of employer obligations. Can employees smoke e-cigarettes in the workplace and what can an employer do about their us
The Lawyer (uk)
added Oct 17, 2014 16:54
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[Alaska] October 16, 2014 Community Happenings: ANB, ANS Back Smoke-Free Workplaces

Delegates at the Alaska Native Brotherhood/Alaska Native Sisterhood Grand Camp are being commended by SEARHC for unanimously passing a resolution in support of statewide smoke-free workplaces to protect Alaska Native people from the dangers of secon
Sitka (AK) Daily Sentinel
added Oct 16, 2014 17:44

[UK] E-cigs banned from Isle of Man health buildings

The use of electronic cigarettes has been banned in all Isle of Man Health and Social Care buildings with immediate effect. Health minister Howard Quayle said it strengthened efforts to make premises healthy and smoke-free environments for staff and vis
BBC Online
added Oct 15, 2014 15:37

[Alabama] Editorial: Anniston's wise decision about smoking

figures released last week by the Anniston Finance Department showed that sales tax collections from a large group — but not all — of the city’s bars, restaurants and similar haunts have increased since the ordinance went into effect. It’s a year-to-year
Anniston (AL) Star
added Oct 15, 2014 13:10
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[Hawaii] Up in smoke

Some people are in favor of a new policy which prohibits electronic cigarette, or e-cigarette, use in state government buildings. “I think it’s good,” said Leong Lim, a state worker. “I don’t smoke, but I don’t like the smell (e-cigarettes) emit.”
The Garden Island (Lihue, HI)
added Oct 14, 2014 21:34

[Isle of Man] Electronic cigarettes banned from buildings of one government department

The Department of Health and Social Care announced its decision today. The policy comes in to force with immediate effect and follows the publication of a report by the World Health Organisation (WHO) earlier this summer. The report, which examined the
Isle of Man Newspapers (uk)
added Oct 14, 2014 01:55

Electronic cigarettes banned in Hawaii state buildings

e-cigarettes are prohibited from use in any enclosed or partially enclosed area such as offices, lobbies, lanai, interior courtyards, patios, covered walkways, and 20 feet from entrances, exits, windows that can be opened, and ventilation intakes that se
Honolulu (HI) Star Advertiser
added Oct 14, 2014 01:43
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